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Office of Research Services and Sponsored Projects


The Office of Research Services & Sponsored Projects (ORSSP) is here to aid in the submission process of obtaining funding for your sponsored project. As you become aware of a possible funding opportunity contact us as early as possible. The process contains compliance responsibilities to the University that we can guide you through as well. Our Pre-Award services include the following:

  • Assistance with finding funding
  • Making Gift/Grant Determinations
  • Interpreting RFPs and ascertaining eligibility
  • Input on strategic development of proposal
  • Budget Development
  • Gathering signatures and routing the Proposal Transmittal Form (PTF)
  • Review of final proposal
  • Assistance with electronic submission systems
  • Submission
  • Interfacing with Sponsor/Deans/Controller


Please use our Proposal Preparation Guide for Sponsored Projects for detailed information.


Contact ORSSP:

Jenna Isakson

Sponsored Research Officer

(206) 398-4407


Anpei Sun

Sponsored Research Officer

(206) 398-4408


Nalini Iyer

Director of Research and Research Integrity Officer

(206) 296-6161


ORSSP Front Desk

(206) 296-2597