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Sponsored Projects Office


The Sponsored Projects Office (SPO) supports the teaching and research mission of the University by providing a full range of services to faculty and staff at every stage of the grant process from initial inquiry, through proposal development, review, and submission, to grant management and final closeout. 


All proposal materials are required five days prior to the submission deadline.

Thinking of applying for a grant?

Complete the Intent to Apply form using your SSO credentials and found in the "Home" tab. Any questions?  Contact Sophia

Have a question?

Pre and post-award FAQ's and other frequently needed information.

Do you want SPO to host a training for your faculty and/or staff?

If you are a Dean, Associate Dean, or Department Chair and you would like SPO to host a training, contact Mary-Ellen Fortini. Training topics may include, but are not limited to:

Introduction to Sponsored Projects Office

Finding funding

Budget development

Grant administration

Recent Grant Awards
More Grant Awards Staff and Contact Information