Students presenting information (on a poster board) to the Provost

Sponsored Research

Academic Affairs

Contact Us

Dr. Nathan Hancock, Director of Sponsored Research

If you need any assistance, please e-mail Dr. Hancock at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 803-641-3390.

About Sponsored Research

The UofSC Aiken Sponsored Research Office assists and facilitates sponsored program activity on campus. It helps identify external funding sources, helps develop new sources of funding, provides programs to help improve grant skills among faculty and staff, assists individuals in grant writing and budget planning, and provides review of grant proposals before they leave campus.

Check out the helpful links below for further information.

Visit the UofSC Office of Vice President for Research website to learn more 

Helpful links

Proposal Help

Proposal Preparation Help

Personnel salary

Personnel fringe benefits

Proposal Submission


USCeRA Quick Reference Guide

Proposal Submission Deadline

Human Subjects Approval

Human Subjects Research (Instructions for submitting an Institutional Review Board application for human subject research.)

Finding External Funding Opportunities

Internal Funding Opportunities For Faculty

ASPIRE Funding

RISE Funding

Internal Funding Opportunities For Students

Magellan Scholars