Office of Research Changes Name to Office of Sponsored Programs


Effective September 1, 2019, the Office of Research name will change to the Office of Sponsored Programs.  Please note the following details about the name change:


  • The new web address for the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is  If you try to use the old site (, you will be redirected to the new URL.
  • Starting September 1, 2019, please use “Office of Sponsored Programs” in all documents where you previously listed “Office of Research.”
  • In addition to the office website, electronic systems (PERIS™ MyFunding, MyRA, Contraxx) and sponsor registrations will be updated to reflect the new name.

For questions concerning the name change, please contact Laura Kingsley at or 412-624-7400.