75 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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The Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) is responsible for the effective and timely handling of research proposals. OSP prepares, interprets, negotiates, and executes agreements on behalf of the University of Utah for projects funded by federal and state agencies, foundations, and other public and private sources. OSP is focused on enhancing research by providing service and support to administration, faculty, and staff in their efforts to secure and manage external funding for university activities.
OSP was established in 1967 at the University of Utah. OSP’s mission is to enhance research by providing service and support to administration, faculty, and staff in their efforts to secure and manage external funding for University activities.
Each Sponsored Projects Officer is part of a specialized area (federal and foundation grants & contracts, industry contracts, or clinical trials) and is assigned to focus on proposals and awards for a set of departments, schools and/or colleges.