Become part of the grant growth at ESU!
The mission of the Office of Sponsored Projects and Research (OSPR) is to advance the research enterprise at East Stroudsburg University by promoting an environment that fosters creativity, collaboration, and community.
The OSPR will assist you in securing funding for all of your scholarly endeavors. The office is a one-stop-shop committed to providing quality service and support to the University community. Our team partners with faculty, administrators, and staff, assisting them from the pre-award phase (concept development and identification of potential external funding sources, proposal and budget preparation, and submission of competitive proposals) to post-award (close out and reporting).
The OSPR also manages the Faculty Development and Research (FDR) grants which are funded by the Office of the Provost, the Entrepreneurship Across the Colleges grants,and other internal funding opportunities.
Interested in finding a grant? Please fill out this Funding Interest Form and staff from the OSPR will respond to your inquiry at their earliest convenience.
In the Spotlight
Recently Submitted Proposals
Michael Jochen, Christine Hofmeister, Computer Science, and Beth Sockman, Digital Media Technologies
Submitted “STEM+C-BACTAS: Broadening Access to Computational Thinking for All Students” to National Science Foundation for $1,196,723
Laura Suits, Wellness Education and Prevention, and Doreen Tobin, Student Affairs
Submitted “The Warrior Way: East Stroudsburg University’s Path to the Reduction of Underage and Dangerous Drinking” to PA Liquor Control Board for $39,010
Kelly Smith, Kemp Library
Submitted “Digitizing Open Reels and Audio Cassette Tapes from the Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection” to Council on Library and Information Resources for $4,317