Office of Research & Sponsored Projects

Welcome to ORSP Faculty and Staff Support!

Mission: To create a nurturing environment for the innovative and creative pursuits of faculty and staff, providing them with needed resources and guidance to be efficient and successful.


About: The Office of Research and Sponsored Projects strives to be your point of contact for all competitively-acquired, externally-funded activities. The ORSP is responsible for ensuring that all research proposals and projects are in alignment with the mission of MGA, meet the expectations and obligations to external sponsors, and adhere to academic and research policies. 

Examples of ORSP Services:
  • Identifying Optimal Funding Opportunities
  • Faculty Development Opportunities on Grant Writing
  • Proposal Development including: 1) Research/Project Plan, 2) Budget Development, 3) Communicating with External and Internal Partners, 4) Obtaining Collaterals
  • Assistance in Navigating the Policies and Procedures Associated with Grants
  • Grant Submission Process
  • Transition to the Post-Award Management Team


Research funding resources

Research Integrity, Safety, and Compliance

Policies on Awards

Faces of MGA Research