Research and Sponsored Programs

Research and Sponsored Programs


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The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs serves the needs of the St. Cloud State University research, scholarship, and creative community.

We encourage, facilitate and support faculty, staff and students in achieving their research and scholarly works.

The office provides a full range of administrative services to the faculty, staff and students at St. Cloud State. Staff specialize in research development, grant administration, and stewardship with applicable federal, state, university, and agency regulations in a professional and collaborative manner.

Please contact the Research and Sponsored Programs staff if we can be of service to you.

Primary Functions

  • Grants and Contracts

    Identify and explore funding opportunities, prepare competitive proposals and budgets, administer grant programs

  • Compliance

    Understand award compliance and regulatory issues, conducting research with human and animal subjects
  • Student Engagement

    Opportunities for academic research and creative activity by students working with a faculty mentor