Lincoln University - Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Research and Sponsored Programs

Supporting faculty and staff as they identify, win, and manage sponsored programs and contracts

Sponsored Programs

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP) administers awards for sponsored research, programs, and projects. As a service organization, the ORSP mission is to support the Lincoln faculty and the administrative departments that sponsor Lincoln University programs. The overall goal of the office is to develop and maintain the infrastructure needed to support the research and training activities of the University. This includes developing the institutional capabilities for research and public service, identifying sources of support for sponsored projects, developing and implementing training programs for proposal writing, developing institutional policies that relate to sponsored activities and to assist with the proposal development. We will work with you to:

  • Identify potential grant opportunities
  • Develop budgets and budget narratives
  • Assemble and submitting application documents
  • Negotiate and accepting awards
  • Supervise post award procedures
  • Oversee compliance with granting organizations
  • Provide training programs for successful grantsmanship activities