Build and manage program types of any complexity with Discover’s Program Manager. Whether a fellowship, a program for basic research funding, a special project or applied research, you can add any number of program characteristics that reflects the complexity of your grant funding process. Set multi-stage application requirements, multi-year funding schedules, add review and monitoring phases, as well as incorporate additional requirements like ethics board approvals.
Discover is a single solution for supporting all your organization’s research grants administration needs. Different modules can be added and modified to augment Discover’s functionality, enabling you to tailor Discover to suit your specific requirements. Beneath Discover sits Platform3, SmartSimple’s cloud based automation and collaboration platform that provides the underlying infrastructure on which Discover is built on. Through Platform3, Discover inherits its robust functionality that enables it to address the unique aspects of your research grants administration process.
Effectively manage and organize multiple contacts and the multiple roles they can play, be it researcher, reviewer, scientific board member, across the multiple different organizations they can represent. All information is centralized in one, profile, with information organized based on role and organization.
Platform3’s Report Builder Neo provides a robust reporting engine enabling you to report on any outcomes-based data point and create custom reports that can be shared and exported. Personalizable dashboards enable all your users to track the KPIs and milestones most important to their role.
Platform3 can help streamline your processes by managing even the most complex workflow with branching logic by grant program and triggered automation. Efficiently move more work through your process while eliminating manual or time consuming tasks, all without ever feeling held back on what you can achieve.
Simplify the reviewer assignment process and effectively administer your scoring methodology.
Stay on top of all disbursement payments and gain complete visibility over the entire audit trail across all your grant programs.
Access all the vital information key team members and stakeholders need to facilitate more efficient research funding.