Grants & Sponsored Programs

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is the resource for investigators at Kent State for all aspects of externally funded sponsored projects, including:

  • Assistance in identifying funding from sources outside of the university
  • Facilitation and authorization of proposal submission
  • Negotiation and acceptance of agreements on behalf of the university
  • Oversight and guidance for administration of all sponsored projects from government agencies, private industry, and non-profit funding agencies

CONNECT WITH OSP

All Kent State University faculty and staff, at all campuses, should contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at the Kent Campus for any proposal submissions and development.

If submitting a proposal, you must notify Sponsored Programs at least 10 business days before the deadline.

OFFICE OF SPONSORED PROGRAMS


CONTACTS:

Lori Burchard
Director
330-672-2070
lburchar@kent.edu

PRE-AWARD

Mark van 't Hooft
Assistant Director
330-672-1630
mvanthoo@kent.edu

POST-AWARD

Beverly Robertson
Associate Director
330-672-0711
brobert1@kent.edu