SPONSORED PROGRAM EXPENDITURES AUTHORIZATION/APPROVAL
Effective: February 20, 2003
The Principal Investigator (PI) of a sponsored program project is responsible for all fiscal and programmatic activities related to the project. The Principal Investigator should authorize or approve all expenditures for sponsored program project activities. The Principal Investigator and the Department Chair may agree on a designee with sufficient technical expertise that is knowledgeable of the sponsored project to authorize or approve the expenditure when a PI is not available. Signature stamps are not valid for approving expenditures.