WSU student conducting research on the river.

Regulations & Compliance

Grants Handbook (PDF)

Guide to the many policies and procedures for finding, submitting, administering, and managing grant awards.

2-8 Guidelines and Policies Related to Grants & Sponsored Projects (PDF)
All proposals submitted to external agencies, including federal, state (including Minnesota State) and private funding sources must be approved before submission via use of a Transmittal Form for Grants & Sponsored Projects (PDF)

Check out Winona States Policy page for more information.

3-7 Policy and Procedures for the Use of Human Subjects in Research
(PDF)
All students, faculty and staff conducting research involving human subjects must have protocols approved by the WSU Institutional Review Board (IRB) before initiating their studies.

Check out Winona States Policy page for more information. 

3-32 Assurance of Compliance (IACUC) - Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (PDF)
All students, faculty and staff conducting research or teaching projects involving animals must have protocols approved by the WSU Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) before ordering animals and initiating their studies.

Check out Winona States Policy page for more information. 


3-28 Conflicts of Significant Financial Interests Policy as Related to Grants and Sponsored Research Projects (PDF)
NH supported individuals are required to complete and document the WSU Financial Conflict of Interest Module (PDF), CITI Conflicts of Interest training module, and the supplemental NH tutorial.

Check out Winona States Policy page for more information. 

3-27 WSU Policies and Procedures for Dealing with Allegations of Research Misconduct (PDF)
Establishes the procedures for investigating allegations of research misconduct.

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Responsible Conduct in Research

NSF supported researchers including faculty and staff, undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers are required to complete and document the CITI Responsible Conduct of Research training module.