Attend one of the following workshops to learn more about research administration and the grant process.

  • Call the Sponsored Programs office at x4295, or click here to register online for Sponsored Programs Grant Writing Workshops.
  • Please register at least 24 hours in advance of the workshop.

Fall 2014

Using IRBNet and The Basics Of Submitting IRB and IACUC Applications

The workshop will examine the basics of preparing IRB & IACUC submissions as well as how to use IRBNet to submit, modify, renew and close-out human subjects and animal care and use protocols. 

Monday, November 17        Tuesday, November 18
10:00-11:00                         10:00-11:00
SE 213                                   SE 213

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible conduct of research based on HHS Office for Human Research Protections. Videos and dialogue with colleagues about responsible conduct of research ? federally funded or not.

Tuesday, December 9          Thursday, December 11
9:00-10:00                           1:00-2:00
SE 213                                   SE 213   

Winter 2015    

Helpful Hints to Manage Grants

Project Directors are responsible for what? How do I know how much money I have left? Who writes the final report? Learn how to manage your grant project - done right the first time - will save you time and effort.

Z 228 – 1:00-2:00 on Monday, January 26 and 10:00-11:00 on Tuesday, January 27

Fundamentals Of Intellectual Property At SVSU

What you need to know to protect IP, manage IP, and benefit from IP.

SE 213 – 2:00-3:00 on Tuesday, February 17 and 1:00-2:00 on Thursday, February 19

Finding Funding: Using Grants.Gov, Grant Forward, Foundation Directory

Discover how to search for grant funding using several databases which cover federal and private funding opportunities in all disciplines.

SE 213 – 9:00-10:00 on Monday, March 16 and 1:00-2:00 on Wednesday, March 18

Budgeting 101

How to put together a budget that supports my project.

SE 213 – 10:30-11:30 on Monday, April 6 and 2:00-3:00 on Tuesday, April 7

To make a request or suggest a workshop topic, please email Janet Rentsch at