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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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

Physics professor to be honored by national organization

A University of Wisconsin-Stout professor will be honored Tuesday, July 23, for her work in helping break down gender barriers for females in science, especiall

State science, technology symposium July 22-23 on campus

The 12th annual Wisconsin Science and Technology Symposium will be held Monday and Tuesday, July 22-23, at UW-Stout.

Childhood traumas change brains, impact learning

When children have suffered childhood traumas their brains don’t care about math, they are just trying to survive.

Student Research

All Student Research News

On-farm food businesses have new resource, thanks to student’s research

Recent University of Wisconsin-Stout graduate Elena Carroll loved traveling the countryside of Wisconsin and Minnesota and getting a taste of the rural Midwest

Industrial design students’ ideas aimed at helping others

University of Wisconsin-Stout graduate Amber Herrick wants to see military helmets improved to help prevent concussions.

Apparel design students develop skirt project for Haitian nonprofit

A University of Wisconsin-Stout apparel design and development class project may help women in Haiti find employment.