The Office of Sponsored Programs and Research provides workshops and training for the Governors State University community to enhance knowledge, increase the number of funded proposals and to meet federal compliance requirements. We also provide tools and resources that assist in grant proposal writing and clarify the grant management process.

 University Interdisciplinary Grant Program 

    University Interdisciplinary Grant Timeline


    Due Date

    Project Earliest Start Date

    January 5, 2015

    Complete External Proposal Due to OSPR

    April 30, 2015

       CITI Compliance Training


      GSU Grant Resources 

      Grant Writing Resources

      Upcoming Workshops

      The following workshops are scheduled for Spring 2015. For questions or to RSVP, contact OSPR at

       Click here for more information on workshops.

      Beyond SurveyMonkey: Best Practices and Methods for Surveys

      February 6, 2015


      Proposal Basics: Finding Funding, Proposal Preparation, Budgeting and Compliance

      March 24, 2015



      Responsible Conduct of Research

      April 16, 2015



      Writing Successful Grants

      April 17, 2015