The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) assists all members of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center community with the submission of grant proposals for external support of research, creative, instructional, and service activities. OSP supports investigators who have or plan to apply for external funding and departmental administrators who assist these investigators with proposal preparation and award administration.

For more information, go to: www.vumc.org/osp/

Or contact by email to sponsoredprograms@vumc.org


The Office of Contracts Management (OCM) serves as the central Medical Center office for contract intake, processing, negotiation and management. OCM reviews both research and non-research contracts. Research agreements include bench research, clinical trials, federal contracts and federal subcontracts. Non-research agreements include professional services, educational and affiliation agreements.

For more information, go to: www.vumc.org/ocm/

Or contact by email to research.contracts@vumc.org