The Office of Sponsored Research and Programs (OSRP) supports the research, scholarly, creative and programmatic activities of faculty and staff at Hope College. 

Services available through OSRP include:

  • Identification and tracking of external funding opportunities
  • Project management support for proposal submissions
  • Proposal development assistance and support, including budgets and budget justifications
  • Proposal editing, review and feedback
  • Training and development
  • Proposal revision and resubmission support
  • Assistance with complying with grantee standards

Grantee Spotlight

  1. Natalie Dykstra receives National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Today, Natalie Dykstra of our English Department received a National Endowment for the Humanities (N...

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  2. Stephen Remillard receives new Department of Energy award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Stephen Remillard of our Physics Department was the recent recipient of a $142,902 grant from the De...

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  3. Jeffrey Johnson receives new NSF award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Jeffrey Johnson, Professor of Chemistry, received a new National Science Foundation award in the amo...

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  4. Peter Gonthier to collaborate with Rice University on new NSF award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Peter Gonthier, Professor of Physics, recently received a three year, $222,730 award from the Nation...

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  5. Kristin Dittenhafer-Reed receives new NSF award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Kristin Dittenhafer-Reed received a new National Science Foundation award in the amount of $207,901 ...

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Hope by the Numbers

  • 28Grants and Contracts

    During the Fiscal Year 2018, 28 grants and contracts were awarded, totaling over $6 million.

  • $30MExternal Grants

    Hope has been awarded $30 million of external grants over the last decade.

  • 380Students

    380 Hope students across 28 academic departments presented 250 posters at the annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research.

    Check out Celebration
  • 1 of 7Liberal Arts Colleges

    Hope is only one of seven liberal arts colleges in U.S. News & World Report's listing of excellence in Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects.