Office of Sponsored Research and Programs

A "one-stop shop" comprised of research administrators responsible for pre- and post-award management.

Office of Sponsored Research and Programs

Our purpose is to foster an environment that encourages research, scholarly inquiry, and creative activities by the faculty through technically assisting in the acquisition of extramural funding.


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The Office of Sponsored Research and Programs (OSRP) is part of the Division of Research and Sponsored Programs and reports directly to Academic Affairs.  It is responsible to the University and to the funding agencies for the financial and regulatory administration of all contracts and grants awarded to North Carolina Central University.

Proposal Development

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Funding Opportunities

Looking for grants, contracts, or cooperative agreement funding? Our office is here to help!

Preparing to showcase a Proposal.

Proposal Preparation

We offer in-person assistance and documentation to guide you through the proposal preparation process.

Developing a proper Budget.

Budget Development

With OSRP, you will learn all about the specifics of building your proposal budget!

Training and Assistantships

Cayuse Training

Cayuse Sponsored Projects (SP) is a cloud-based application that will replace RAMSeS as the University-wide grant management pre-award and non-financial post-award system.

Institutional Information

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Key Information

This is a one-page source of information for researchers preparing proposals at NC Central University.

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Pre- and Post-Award Overview

Review this area for a quick overview of key pre- and post-award procedures.