Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

Proposal Development and Administration


The Office of Research provides assistance to OSU-CHS and OSU-Tulsa faculty and administrators developing internal and external grant proposals, including those involving multi-disciplinary and multi-institutional research teams.

The Office of Research can provide a wide range of pre-award services for investigators in any college or academic unit of OSU-CHS or OSU-Tulsa.

The following services are offered:

  • Research and identify potential grant sources to further research goals and/or programmatic/clinic goals, which include federal, state and local agencies, as well as governmental and private sources
  • Disseminate relevant and appropriate funding opportunities to various departments/faculty
  • Provide guidance and interpretation of funding opportunities
  • Identify common areas of research interests and facilitate collaborations among and across faculty at CHS and OSU Tulsa, serving as liaison for communication, if necessary
  • Serve as liaison between funding sources and University, if necessary
  • Serve as liaison between University and community partners
  • Review, revise, edit and format proposals for clarity, organization, and readability and to ensure compliance with solicitation requirements
  • Provide other necessary support to faculty for successful completion and submission of funding opportunities
  • Coordinate workshops, seminars, and training related to research and proposal development

Investigators, faculty and administrators must be prepared to:

  • Provide adequate lead time to conduct a careful review of the solicitation and proposal
  • Solidify positive working relationships will all identified collaborators
  • Provide electronic drafts of proposal sections to be edited
  • Provide panel review notes from previous submissions (if appropriate)

See OSU Stillwater's University Center for Proposal Development website for resources to help draft grant proposals.


Cindie Lamon
Director of Research Services

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