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Research Support & Funding

Supports & Services

The Office of Sponsored Programs & Research Services site offers a wealth of information about sponsored programs, technology transfer, research centers, funding programs, and more.
Office of Research

Review existing research centers to see how CSU is promoting research, taking advantage of funding opportunities, fostering interdisciplinary studies, and engaging in public service and community outreach.
CSU Research Centers

The mission of SPRS is to responsibly promote and advance the research, scholarship and creative activity of faculty, staff, and students by helping to: obtain the necessary resources through external funding; and create internal and external partnerships while providing expert advice.
Sponsered Programs & Research Services


Research Funding

This is general information about faculty research funding. Contact your Chair/Director or Launch Team for opportunities specific to your unit/discipline.

Faculty start-up funds are negotiated between the dean/department chair and a potential new hire before he or she begins employment at Cleveland State University. For the details and expectations around your start-up funds see your Chair or Director.
Start-Up Fund Policy

This page lists additional funding programs for faculty research, internal to the University, with application details and deadlines:
Internal Funding Programs


Travel Procedures & Forms

The following links are general information about faculty travel. Contact your Chair or Director for details specific to your unit.
Travel Policy
Travel Reporting Procedures

Find mileage reimbursement rates here:
Mileage Reimbursement Rates

Search meals & incedentals (M&IE) reimbursement rates by travel location and meal.
M&IE Reimbursement Rates


Library Research Databases

An alphabetical listing of the Michael Schwartz Library research databases:
CSU Michael Schwartz Library Research Databases

This page outlines research and circulation services for faculty at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law:
CM Law Library Research and Circulation Services for Faculty