Welcome to the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

The Mission of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) is to encourage, facilitate and support MSU faculty and staff in their pursuit of external funding for their research, education, training, and other scholarly activities. ORSP provides high-quality services to the MSU community with the goal of increasing externally sponsored funding for research and other programs while also protecting the University’s interests in assuring compliance with federal and state laws, rules, and regulations.