Click on the MSU OSP Award Process Steps heading above for additional information regarding the Award Process. The process includes award receipt, OSP review, sponsor negotiation, compliance/central office review, PI/Dept/College review, finalization and subaward issuance. A general time estimation for each step of the process is available.
Click on the OSP Award Processing Times heading to utilize a tool that helps provide average processing times based on sponsor and type of agreement. These time estimates were established using data from previous years’ negotiations for that sponsor and type of agreement received. This information is intended to provide a better idea of the time it may take to completely process an award.