Grants and Sponsored Programs

From grant identification through final reporting, the Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs offers support to UE faculty and staff for externally funded programming.


OGSP assists University faculty and staff with the following:

Pre-award compliance and administration

  • Identifying external funding opportunities
  • Assisting with proposal and budget preparation
  • Facilitating budget conversations among principal investigators, the Office of Academic Affairs, and the Office of Fiscal Affairs (i.e., matching costs and release time)
  • Routing the “Route Sheet for Signatures” through the Offices of the President, Academic Affairs, and Fiscal Affairs
  • Submitting grant proposals to external funding agencies
  • Negotiating award details with external sponsors

Post-award compliance and administration

  • Reviewing grant award agreements and contracts
  • Monitoring award through duration of lifecycle to detect and neutralize issues
  • Monitoring grant accounts for transactions
  • Submitting technical and final reports
  • Closing out awards and sponsored programs