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 and Latest News

  1. Funding Opportunities for Digital Humanities Projects

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    The Office of Sponsored Research at Hope College is excited to host the virtual visit of Sheila ...

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  2. Charlotte Witvliet receives new award from the Fetzer Institute

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Charlotte Witvliet, the Lavern ’39 and Betty DePree ’41 VanKley Professor of Psycholo...

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  3. Heather Cornell of the Dance Department featured on the New York Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Heather Cornell, a new addition to the Dance Department as an Assistant Professor of Dance Instru...

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  4. 2020-2021 Office of Sponsored Research and Programs Training Schedule

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    The Office of Sponsored Research and Programs (OSRP) is pleased to offer the following training o...

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  5. Susan Ipri Brown receives new award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Susan Ipri Brown, Director of ExploreHope and Assistant Professor of Engineering Instruction, rec...

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  6. Jason Gillmore and Jeff Johnson receive new award from the Research Corporation for Science Advancement

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Jason Gillmore, Professor of Chemistry, and Jeff Johnson, Professor of Chemistry, have received a...

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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.