The Office of Sponsored Programs' (OSP) mission is to support the West Virginia University community in the acquisition and administration of externally funded projects for research, teaching and service. OSP reviews and submits proposals, negotiates, accepts, and initiates awards on behalf of West Virginia University and the West Virginia University Research Corporation.
Our office assists in locating funding for various projects though federal, state and private sources.
We work with Principal Investigator to negotiate the terms and conditions of the
We assist faculty and staff develop and deliver quality grant proposals to external funding agencies.
We explain the award process, discuss guidelines, and assist the PI in starting the project.
Work can be sub-awarded to institutions outside of WVU to conduct activities for a sponsored project.
Closeout & Reporting
OSP provides direction in sponsored projects for both reporting and closeout procedures.