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 National Endowment for the Arts/Arts Midwest award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Deborah Van Duinen, the Arnold and Esther Sonneveldt Associate Professor of Education, recently r...

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  2. Annie Dandavati receives new Great Lakes Colleges Association award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Annie Dandavati, Professor of Political Science, recently received a $3,400 award from the Great ...

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  3. Kate Finley receives new award from the John Templeton Foundation

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Kate Finley, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, recently received a $26,209 award from the John T...

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  4. Anne Heath receives new National Endowment for the Humanities award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Anne Heath, the Howard R. and Margaret E. Sluyter Associate Professor of Art History, recently re...

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  5. Mike Jipping and Deborah Van Duinen receive new Great Lakes Colleges Association award

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

    Mike Jipping, Professor of Computer Science, and Deborah Van Duinen, Associate Professor of Educa...

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  6. Susan Ipri Brown receives new award from the Holland Junior Welfare League

    Posted by Ronald Fleischmann

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

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Hope by the Numbers

  • 63Grants and Contracts

    During the Fiscal Year 2020, 63 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.