Beth Free

Pre-Award Coordinator

Phone: 318.257.2415

Email: bfree@latech.edu


  • Information on RFPs to Research Directors
  • Resource library
  • Narrative/interim budget review/format of funding proposal
  • Submission of funding proposals, including electronic submissions
  • Maintenance pre-award tracking database
  • Development of newsletters (Breeze), information packets, and promotional material
  • Fastlane/Grants.gov & other web-based administration duties
  • Communication with PI’s, Agencies, Research Directors
  • Research Council
  • Transition of grants to post-award
  • Faculty training/workshops
  • Web site development/management
  • Serves as back-up contact for Human Use and Account Technician duties