Welcome to the Office of Sponsored Programs

New Grant incentive programs at isu!!!



RESUBMIT: Proposal Resubmission incentive fund

The Resubmission Incentive Funds can be used to support/reimburse travel, equipment purchases or other needs that might support the research of the PI and/or Co-PI who are working toward the resubmission of an external grant that was recently denied but received high marks from the funder.

Click here for full guidelines. To participate in the incentive program, please contact Dr. Leah Nellis, Faculty Fellow for Research Administration.

COMPETE: An Initiative to Enhance Research & Creativity

This program is intended to provide tenured and tenure-track faculty with research experiences and resources to enhance the overall competitiveness of ISU grant proposals. The COMPETE grants will serve as the foundation for future grant submissions with the expectation that recipients will submit multiple grant proposals to external funding bodies no later than March 15, 2016 inclusive of resubmissions

Proposals must be submitted electronically in PDF format to Dr. Leah Nellis by noon on Monday, April 7, 2014. Click here for guidelines.

Congratulations Grant Awardees!!!

For more information and details about the recent awardees and submitters, click here.

Grant Services

OSP Grant Search Assistance

OSP is ready to help faculty, staff and students search for grant opportunities and assist in proposal development. Let us know how we can help you fund your academic program or research project.

OSP staff are happy to speak at department meetings, to classes, or collaborative groups.

Some topics that are effective for short meetings:

  • Overview of OSP services

  • Searching for grant opportunities

  • Compliance Issues

  • Grant Development

To learn more about OSP services, call us at ext. 3088 or email osp@indstate.edu.