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Sponsored Programs

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is dedicated to supporting the Binghamton University community in its efforts to seek and obtain external awards to support research, training and other scholarly and creative activities. OSP provides support to faculty and staff in all aspects of proposal preparation, submission and grant administration. The OSP team welcomes the opportunity to learn more about your research interests, and to discuss your short- and long-term funding goals. OSP staff members are dedicated to helping you throughout the life cycle of your research, and are available for consultation on topics including proposal preparation, interpretation of sponsor guidelines, and budget development.


Impacts of  COVID-19 on Research and Sponsored Programs 

The Division of Research continues to evaluate sponsor guidance and will provide the BU community with updates as appropriate.

 If you have any questions specific to your sponsored program, please contact us at x7-6136.


Federal Agency Updates

National Institutes of Health
Reminder of Covid-19-Related Flexibilities for NIH Grants

Council of Governmental RelationsA repository of information from federal agencies.  

COVID-19 Related Funding Opportunities

National Institutes of Health

National Science Foundation (federal opportunities)

Additional Sources of Funding 

Proposal Deadlines and Award management

Some agencies are adjusting proposal deadlines or accomodating late applications.  The sponsors listed below have released specific guidance in regards to proposal submission and award management. Please contact your assigned GCA with any questions. 

National Institutes of Health

National Science Foundation

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

National Endowment for the Humanities




Contact us

  • Sponsored Programs
    P: (607) 777-6136
    F: (607) 777-4354
  • Office Hours
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Winter/Summer Break: 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
  • Mail Stop:
    PO Box 6000
    Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
  • Courier Service:
    65 Murray Hill Road
    Vestal, NY 13850

Last Updated: 3/31/22