You can find information on UCD SOM’s Bridge funding process within the School of Medicine Office of Research (SOM OR) under the Research Operations section then Extramural Support.

Please submit all completed documentation to and fill out a submit request form. Forms submitted directly to UCD Office of Research will be delayed.

The Bridge funding approval process takes at least one month.

Administrative Coordinating Council of Deans (ACCD) match funding requests should be submitted at least 5 weeks prior to the sponsor’s deadline

No, all ACCD requests must be submitted through the service request form for review prior to routing to UCD OR.

Yes, there are presentation and financial/budget templates depending on match request type for ACCD requests. It can be found at

Principal investigators (PI) can submit Letter of Support (LOS) requests through the Service Request form.

All new recharge rate requests for SOM should be submitted to request service form for review then routing to the proper approval unit.