Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

We support students, faculty and staff with research efforts, grant funding and applications, IRB protocol, and more.
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We're here for you. 

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is following UW-Stout campus COVID-19 guidelines, safety requirements, and meeting protocols (see latest updates). The ORSP is available during normal business hours, with limited on campus representation. ORSP visitors are allowed access to our offices by appointment only. 

Hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday, dependent on building availability

Appointments can be set by contacting our offices:

Main office - 715-232-4042 or rs@uwstout.edu

COVID-19 Visitor Information

Services for Students 

  • Mentorship: Our student-to-student mentorship program will help demystify the research process, thanks to your peers who have first-hand experience. 
  • Research Day: It's your time to shine! Present your findings at our annual Research Day, where students and faculty share over 100 projects to showcase their discoveries.
  • IRB: We'll help you understand how to successfully navigate the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process.
  • Grants: Grant money is available to help with the cost of conducting and disseminating research.
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Current Students

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Services for Faculty and Staff

  • Grants, Contract, and Agreements: We'll assist you in searching for new funding sources, completing forms and agency requirements, and the preparation and submission of proposals. 
  • Consent and Ethical Guidelines: We'll help ensure the ethical conduct of research involving humans and animals, in coordination with IRB and IACUC policies. 
  • Workshops: Our staff hosts workshops to educate faculty, staff and students on valuable topics like grant writing and funding research.
  • Processing Gifts: We'll help coordinate monetary or in-kind donations to the university, such as equipment, supplies, or property.
  • Professorships: We’ll ensure professorships are processed with the university in a timely manner.
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Current Faculty & Staff

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Faculty Research

All Faculty Research News

Mentored research gives students insight into cancer, alternative ethanol resource

Brewer’s yeast at the center of biochemistry and molecular biology experiential learning summer project

Red Cedar Watershed project wins Momentum West Regional Impact Award

A three-year water quality improvement collaborative project between national, state and local agencies including University of Wisconsin-Stout garnered this ye

International student’s research into cranberry pomace wins WiSys state award

Cranberry pomace, a by-product of cranberry juice, rich in fiber and antioxidants, can help improve the shelf life and texture of cookies, according to research

Student Research

All Student Research News

Paw-fect idea: Recent grad places in national Student Design Competition with pet product

University of Wisconsin-Stout recent industrial design graduate Claire Dronen loves walking, running and being outdoors with her mixed-breed dog, Benji.

Mentored research gives students insight into cancer, alternative ethanol resource

Brewer’s yeast at the center of biochemistry and molecular biology experiential learning summer project

Students create augmented reality app to provide insight into campus artworks

Want to learn more about art on the University of Wisconsin-Stout campus?