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The Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) office departments, Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) and Contract and Grant Administration (CGA), collaborate with MSU's researchers to provide effective and efficient administration throughout the research award process. Read more about the SPA mission and vision.

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Friday Updates on the KC System Implementation

Since going live with the Proposal Development and Conflict of Interest modules in Kuali Coeus (KC) on April 24, 2017, we’ve encountered and learned a great deal.  We would like to share these things with campus and plan to send updates every Friday through the

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MSU Delays Implementation of New Federal Procurement Rules

Michigan State University will delay implementation of the new federal procurement rules found at 2 CFR Part 200, beginning with section 200.317, until July 1, 2018. MSU will continue to follow the federal procurement rules found in Office of Management

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SPA Spring 2017 Newsletter

The Spring 2017 issue of the SPA News is now available and includes stories of changes, resources, and recognition, and provides information and data. Check out the new RA Spotlight Awards section and learn about the life of an OSP research administrator. Also included is helpful information

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Research Administration Project Training

SPA Metrics, Fiscal Year 2016: 3,466 Proposals Submitted, 2,780 Awards Received, and $589,179,948 Funds Awarded

Based on date of acceptance by the Board of Trustees

Click here for more information about research funding figures.

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