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. Joanne Stewart’s NSF Project featured in STEM for All Video Showcase

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Joanne Stewart, Elmer E. Hartgerink Professor of Chemistry, recently had her National Science Fou...

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  2. NEH Summer Stipend Pre-Proposal Deadline Extended to 1 June 2020

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Hope College is now soliciting pre-proposals for faculty nominations to the National Endowment fo...

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  3. Debra Swanson receives Great Lakes Colleges Association/Library of Congress Award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Debra Swanson, Professor of Sociology, received a Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA)/Library...

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  4. Claudia Andre receives new Great Lakes Colleges Association award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Claudia Andre, Professor of Spanish, received an $8,885 award from the Great Lakes Colleges Assoc...

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  5. Lisa McGunigal receives a Fred W. Smith National Library Fellowship

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Lisa McGunigal, Viisting Assistant Professor of English, received a one month $3,000 residential ...

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  6. Christian Gibson receives new Michigan State Police award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Christian Gibson, Victim Advocate / Prevention Educator, recently received a $17,028 award from t...

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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.