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Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP)

ORSP Mission:

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) 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.

ORSP 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

Proposal Preparation and Submissions

Finding Funding

Developing a Proposal

Developing a Budget

Submitting an Application

University Institution Information


Research Compliance

Compliance Training Verification Form

Research Compliance Training

Research Compliance Overview

Responsible Conduct in Research and Scholarship

Protection of Human Subjects

Animal Research


Export Control

Awards and Project Administration

Managing an Award

Traveling using grant funds

Uniform Guidance

New and Closing Awards

Administrative Guidance for EPAs

Time and Effort Certification

General Information


Policies and Procedures

Become a Grant Reviewer for a Federal Agency

Faculty Research Enhancement Grants

Student Support

Suggestions and Feedback

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