Office of Sponsored Research Administration

The mission of OSRA is to build the research capacity and infrastructure of SSU, support faculty and students to conduct original research and community service programs, and increase the enrollment, retention, and graduation of SSU students and their successful entry into professional, academic, and research careers, through assisting the faculty and staff to acquire and manage grants and contracts.

Presently, the University has approximately $43 million in annual grants funding, which supports curriculum enhancement, faculty and student research, student scholarships, presentations at conference, and other scholarly activity.