About the Office of Sponsored Projects

The Office of Sponsored Projects facilitates institutional approval for all proposal submissions, accepts and administers grant awards, and negotiates contracts and other research-related agreements for UC Santa Cruz on behalf of The Regents of the University of California. OSP’s main office is located in Kerr Hall. In addition to our Main Office, OSP has satellite offices located within several of the academic divisions we support.

OSP provides the following services to UC Santa Cruz Faculty and Staff:

Additional contact and reference information:

The UC CONTRACT & GRANT MANUAL sets forth UC Systemwide policies for the solicitation, acceptance and administration of awards from extramural sponsors.