Office of Sponsored Programs

Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)

Grant Proposal Development

Understanding the Grant Process - step by step instructionsFind Grant FundingPreparing a Proposal maestroFAQOSP formstipscontacts 

Post-award / Project Management can be found in Financial Services

Research Compliance

Animal Research - IACUCBiosafety - IBCHuman Research - IRBExport ControlPost-Approval MonitoringResearch Misconduct 

OSP Mission:

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) serves to lead and promote the research enterprise and other sponsored activities at Texas A&M University-Commerce through faculty, staff, and student engagement; user-friendly support services; enhancement of research, scholarly, and creative opportunities; expansion of significant international collaborations; and major extramural funding acquisition.

OSP Goals:
1. Assist faculty and staff in pursuing and obtaining external funding for research and sponsored projects
2. Maintain compliance in all areas of research
3. Conduct informational sessions and training on topics relevant to research and sponsored projects
4. Enhance recognition and dissemination of outstanding sponsored research, scholarship, and creative
5. Facilitate student engagement in research

Pre-Award Assistance

The Grant Process
Proposal Writing Information
Find External Funding
Funding Opportunities
Find Student Funding
Develop a Grant Proposal
Develop a Grant Budget
Submit a Grant Application
Submit a Collaborative Grant Application/Subaward

Research Compliance

Research Compliance Overview
Research Compliance Training
Compliance Training Verification Form
Export Controls
IACUC-Research with Animals
IBC-Research with Hazardous Materials
IRB-Research with Humans
Post-Approval Monitoring
Responsible Conduct of Research
Time and Effort


General Information and Resources

Staff Directory and Services

OSP Organizational Chart

Sponsored Program Definition

Training and Workshops

University Institution Information

Using Pivot to Find Grants 


Research Policies and Procedures

Become a Grant Reviewer for a Federal Agency

Frequently Asked Questions

Suggestions and Feedback

2018 Training Schedule

OSP Annual Researchers Awards Reception and Ceremony