Office of Research, Innovation, and Economic Development

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs - ORSP


ORSP assists faculty and staff in the pursuit of extramural funding. The following steps outline the grant process:

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Use Pivot to find funding opportunities and collaborators

Learn how from our tutorial video.


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Register your Intent to Submit with ORSP at least 30 days prior to the sponsor's proposal submission deadline

  • A unique proposal number will be assigned to your submission
  • A grant administrator will be assigned to help you.
  • You will be responsible for the project narrative and all techinal portions of the proposal.
  • The grant administrator will help you with the budget and with documents for compliance.
  • You may need training and a human subjects or animal protocol, depending on your project.
  • Learn about grant budgets and preparing a compelling proposal from our workshops videos 


arrow has words: Route & Submit your Proposal Prior to submission, your proposal will be entered into Cayuse routed for campus approvals (Chair, Dean, Provost, CFO).  It will then be submitted to the sponsor!