Office of Sponsored Programs

Office of Sponsored Programs Mission


The mission of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is to provide the Rowan University faculty with relevant information and guidance for the submission of quality proposals to federal, state, and industrial sponsors, and to provide effective stewardship of awarded funds. Post-award (grant accounting) functions have been added to the OSP. Please see the links below for further information on the reorganization and staffing functions.

Roles of OSP Staff
OSP Staff

Institutional Data Sheet - lists current Fringe and F&A Rates. Rate Agreements can be found here.

Process for Submitting a Grant Application

Please visit here to learn more about Cayuse SP, Rowan's electronic proposal and grant management system.

OSP Announcements

Feb. 2, 2016 - The Call for FY17 Seed Funding Program Grants is now released. Application details are here.

Jan. 31, 2016 - The Division of Research is now accepting nominations for Research, Scholarly, and Creative Awards. For more information, please here.

Nov. 9, 2015 - Rowan University has a new F&A Rate Agreement (overhead/indirect). New rates are effective immediately for outgoing submissions and may be found here.

May 7, 2015 - OSP has updated its Cost Transfer Policy. Referenced forms are found on our Forms & Templates link to the left.

Feburary 24, 2015 - Rowan's grant management software is now available. As of April 3, 2015, Cayuse SP has replaced the IPAF (Internal Proposal Authorization Form). Training sessions are available. Also available is Cayuse 424, a web-based System-to-System software that submits federal grant applications directly to in lieu of filling out cumbersome Adobe packages.

Upcoming Workshops
The Office of Sponsored Programs and University Advancement offer weekly educational workshops. View the schedule and synopses here.