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. Deborah Van Duinen receives new award from the Lilly Fellows Network Exchange Program

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Deborah Van Duinen, Associate Professor of Education, has received a $25,000 award from the Lilly...

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  2. Michelle Gibbs receives new award from the Environmental Protection Agency

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Michelle Gibbs, Director of the Office of Sustainability, has received a $32,476 award from the E...

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  3. Hope Summer Repertory Theatre receives a Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs grant

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    The Hope Summer Repertory Theatre (HSRT) received a $24,000 grant from the Michigan Council for A...

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  4. Aaron Best, Ben Kopek, Brent Krueger, and Mike Pikaart receive new award from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Aaron Best, the Harrison C. and Mary L. Visscher Professor of Genetics and Biology Department Cha...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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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.