The primary role of the Office of Sponsored Programs is to assist faculty, staff, and students in their pursuits of external funds for research and scholarly activity. Our main function is the administration of all pre-award duties including: 

  • Assist grant-seekers with grant searches and proposal preparation, including budget, narrative and university compliance issues.
  • Prepare and submit final proposal to funding agency.
  • Review all proposals for institutional compliance and maintain record keeping for all proposals submitted to external funders.

The Office of Sponsored Programs is here to assist faculty, staff and students find funding sources to best support their projects.


Indiana State University is now a member of Hanover Research. Click below to find out more, including how to sign up.