Changing the Principal Investigator (PI) on an award will require sponsor approval. Send a request to your Grant or Contract Officer with the following information:

  • Names of both the current PI and the new PI
  • Project number(s) affected
  • Why the current PI is leaving the award
  • Why the new PI was chosen
  • Impact of this change on the project

Your Grant or Contract Officer will submit the request to the sponsor for approval.