Welcome to the University of Utah. The Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) is here to assist incoming faculty in their preparations to initiate research-related activities at the U.
OSP can help with some important first steps:
Affiliate NIH eRA Commons accounts Facilitiate the transfer of grants and awards to the U
Affiliate NSF Fastlane/Research.gov accounts
Register with the U's proposal system Cayuse
Orient incoming investigators with grant submission and award management processes
You can find more information about these steps below. If you'd like help facilitating an introduction with your Sponsred Projects Officer, please Ask OSP.
Vice President for Research (VPR)
The Office of the Vice President for Research has oversight of all research related matters and strives to provide services to faculty and increase the funding available to support research while protecting the University’s interests and assuring compliance with all relevant laws and regulations. These services are intended to help advance research and are handled through offices that include Sponsored Projects.
Researcher's Corner (VPR Newsletter)
Researcher’s Corner is a valuable resource from the Vice President for Research Office designed to communicate useful information to the University of Utah research community.
The Office of the Vice President for Research provides support for these activities and can help you find the appropriate Research Dean and/or interdisciplinary research opportunity.
The following systems are commonly used at the proposal development, proposal submission, and post-award administration stages. If you need help accessing or navigating any of them, please ask OSP or utilize the chat feature on our website.