Project set up This section provides guidance on how to set up your research or innovation project once funding has been awarded. Project set up process Find information on the steps you need to take once your funding has been approved. How to get a contract Find information and useful links on aspects of the contract process throughout the project lifecycle. Managing staff Find useful information and links for those managing staff during the project lifecycle. Project reporting Find support on how to set up reports to help you manage your project and meet reporting requirements. Data management Guidance on how to safely plan, collect, store and manage the data throughout the lifecycle of your project. Understanding the approval process Understand UCL's internal approval and institutional authorisation processes and compliance checks.