The Sponsored Program Administration (SPA)  Office within the Division of Research is responsible for the institutional oversight for Wayne State University's external sponsored programs. In this capacity, SPA provides service to three distinct groups: 1) faculty, 2) the University, and 3) the sponsors. SPA plays a role throughout the lifecycle of the project that includes:

  • Proposal preparation and submission.
  • Award acceptance.
  • Successful completion of the project objectives.