The Division of Sponsored Programs (DSP) facilitates institutional approval for all proposal submissions, accepts and administers grant awards, and negotiates contracts and other research-related agreements on behalf of the University of Florida. The Division of Sponsored Programs is responsible for the following areas:
DSP reviews, approves and facilitates submission of all proposals; provides UF Authorized Official signature on proposal submissions; and offers guidance on budgeting and other proposal just-in-time and post-submission questions.
Review the different forms and templates needed for research.
Research By The Numbers
Fiscal Year 2021
Unique Faculty Receiving Awards
Unique Award Sponsors
Total Award Actions
Proposals Submitted And Reviewed Through DSP
Agreements Negotiated (Funded + Unfunded)
DSP Roles and Responsibilities
At the University of Florida administration of Sponsored Programs is a team effort. All individuals and offices involved in sponsored programs should take personal responsibility for their actions in pursuit of individual and organizational excellence. Each individual should uphold the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct in accordance with University, sponsor, state, and federal policies and regulations.