Office of Sponsored Programs


The mission of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is to support the research and program development efforts of faculty, staff and students by providing the resources, information, and technical assistance required.

The types of support provided includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Identification of funding sources
  • Interpretation of application requirements
  • Assistance with budget requirements and development
  • Proofread proposal; make suggestions related to spelling, grammar, and reading clarity
  • Provide required standard certifications
  • Obtain signatures of proper University officials
  • Coordinate internal review
  • Verify that all “pieces” of the proposal have been included in the final application
  • Final submission of proposal
  • Receipt and execution of awards
  • Support with post-award administration
  • Development and implementation of policies and procedures related to sponsored programs
  • Compliance requirements associated with sponsored programs


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For more information please contact:

Office of Sponsored Programs
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road, Hitchins Building
Frostburg MD 21532

Sara Wilhelm (Director)
Hitchins Building, Room 235B
Phone: 301.687.7054

Tamara Lowry (Pre-Award)
Hitchins Building, Room 229
Phone: 301.687.7097

Jessica Taylor (Post-Award)
Hitchins Building, Room 230 
Phone: 301.687.3101

Susan Manger (Grant Writing Assistance)
Lane University Center, Room 228 
Phone: 301.687.7008