Research and Sponsored Programs

Research and Sponsored Programs is the one-stop-shop for members of the UIS community to support research, scholarship, creative activities and internal and external grant proposals.

Memo to campus (PDF) on ORSP operations during governor’s Stay-at-Home Order

Provost memo on campus research during COVID-19 outbreak.

FAQs on current status of ORSP in response to the COVID-19 outbreak


Research Centers and Facilities

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Our Resources webpage has the latest workshops related to research at UIS. And the Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center Spring workshop calendar is now available.

UIS offers a course in grant writing PAD 590 (course description), part of the Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management

Please contact the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs to make an appointment or for more information.

News and Notes


Follow our blog for features about current faculty and student activities.

Our annual report describes research and outreach events and the income from sponsored projects.