Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Are you a student looking for information on grants or other funding opportunities that may be available to you? Please visit Understanding Aid for more information on how to apply and qualify.

Grant Funding Information for Faculty

If you’re a faculty member looking for grants or funding opportunities for research, creative expression, faculty and student enrichment and/or program development, please visit one of our sharepoint links below. You may be promoted to sign into your Outlook account for access:

Grants Information
Current Opportunities
Sponsored Funding Opportunities Database (SPIN)
LA Board of Regents Sponsored Programs
Grant Writer’s Toolkit

All grant proposals and contracts must be submitted through the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. ORSP is responsible for obtaining authorized signatures and certifications for submissions on behalf of McNeese State University.

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) functions as the focal point of McNeese State University’s research activities. All grants and contracts are processed through the ORSP for approval, budget verification, reproduction, and submittal to the appropriate funding agency. Upon award, all grants and contracts are administered by ORSP. ORSP maintains a library of grant and contract sources and provides assistance to faculty in grant/contract preparation and submittal.

Contact Information

Grants Compliance, Contracts, Purchasing Approvals
Contact Sawyer Stiller at

Grant Proposal Development:
Contact Tammie Mayo at