The Office of Sponsored Programs at Elon University promotes and facilitates research and scholarly activities for faculty and administrative staff by assisting them in securing external grant funding, administering awards, and ensuring compliance with internal and external regulations and policies. Sponsored Programs provides a central source of information on major governmental agencies, foundations and corporations that support research, and pedagogical and creative activities.
The Office of Sponsored Programs provides assistance, from conceptual development and planning of proposals through implementation and administration of funded projects. More specifically, it assists in identifying potential extramural funding sources, developing proposal narratives and budgets, completing standardized application forms, assuring compliance with applicable federal and state regulations, negotiating grant awards and contracts, and providing administrative assistance for funded projects.
Are you seeking external funding? If so, read Support for Seeking External Funding to help guide you through the process.
To learn more, view our guide to the preparation, review, approval, and submission of proposals for external funding.
Click on the link above to learn about updated NSF information. Note: new NSF Biographical Sketch and Current Pending Support forms go in to effect June 1, 2020.