Office of Research Services and 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