The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) has central responsibility for proposal submission for sponsored research, scholarship, instructional and other activities at Oregon State University, and research compliance as it relates to sponsored activities. OSP balances service to faculty and staff, university administration, and the numerous organizations that sponsor OSU activities. Functions include proposal review, monitoring institutional compliance with terms and conditions, official institutional signatory, policy and procedure development, training, compliance activities related to research administration, and general funding opportunity assistance.

Staff Contacts
The OSP staff is now organized into teams specific to the divisions/colleges/units they serve. Please see the organizational chart to identify your appropriate contact.

Note: OSP and the separate Office of Post Award Administration (OPAA) provide distinct services during the lifecycle of a research proposal and award