Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

We support students, faculty and staff with research efforts, grant funding and applications, IRB protocol, and more.
In this Section

We're here for you. 

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is following UW-Stout campus COVID-19 guidelines, safety requirements, and meeting protocols (see latest updates). The ORSP is available during normal business hours, with limited on campus representation. ORSP visitors are allowed access to our offices by appointment only. 

Hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday, dependent on building availability

Appointments can be set by contacting our offices:

Main office - 715-232-1126 or rs@uwstout.edu

COVID-19 Visitor Guide

Services for Students 

  • Mentorship: Our student-to-student mentorship program will help demystify the research process, thanks to your peers who have first-hand experience. 
  • Research Day: It's your time to shine! Present your findings at our annual Research Day, where students and faculty share over 100 projects to showcase their discoveries.
  • IRB: We'll help you understand how to successfully navigate the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process.
  • Grants: Grant money is available to help with the cost of conducting and disseminating research.
Thumbnail

Current Students

Browse a full list of services for UW-Stout students through the ORSP intranet.
Log in to StoutCloud

Services for Faculty and Staff

  • Grants, Contract, and Agreements: We'll assist you in searching for new funding sources, completing forms and agency requirements, and the preparation and submission of proposals. 
  • Consent and Ethical Guidelines: We'll help ensure the ethical conduct of research involving humans and animals, in coordination with IRB and IACUC policies. 
  • Workshops: Our staff hosts workshops to educate faculty, staff and students on valuable topics like grant writing and funding research.
  • Processing Gifts: We'll help coordinate monetary or in-kind donations to the university, such as equipment, supplies, or property.
  • Professorships: We’ll ensure professorships are processed with the university in a timely manner.
Thumbnail

Current Faculty & Staff

Browse a full list of services for UW-Stout staff and faculty through the ORSP intranet.
Log in to StoutCloud

Faculty Research

All Faculty Research News

Professor studies water storage possibilities for Peruvian organic farm women

Collecting and saving water during the wet season in Urubamba, Peru, could help a group of local, organic farmers continue their livelihood and traditions into

Hospitality professors to present research on what makes a great golf experience

Two professors from UW-Stout’s School of Hospitality Leadership will present golf research nationally Nov. 17 and Nov. 19.

Forty fright films from 1988 chronicled in professor’s book

Poltergeists, killer clowns, ax-wielding murderers and possessed dolls may sound like some people’s nightmares, but for University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Michael

Student Research

All Student Research News

Sweet deal: Technology education students build candy dispensing machines

For University of Wisconsin-Stout students in a mechatronics class, the sweetest part of their semester involved creating a candy machine that required all the

Human development and family studies students build awareness about importance of helping professions

Three seniors present nationally, share experiences in program

Student jobs prepare art and design, STEM students for careers

Interests in illustration, arts administration and medicine supported in meaningful work experiences