Institute for Public Service and Sponsored Programs


The Institute for Public Service and Sponsored Programs (IPSSP) administers all policies and procedures concerning external funding for research, service, and scholarly activities. IPSSP is located in Horton Hall, 313. Contact to make an appointment.

IPSSP provides a wide range of services for faculty, staff and students, including information about grant funding opportunities, writing grant applications, developing grant budgets, receiving institutional endorsements, preparing grant applications for transmittal to funding agencies, and developing policies and programs to support research and scholarly activities. 

Find Grants for your Project Ideas

Grants search engine:

The SPIN search engine can help you find grants. Follow the steps to create your own user account so you can save searches; contact for assistance

Additional external funding resources:

Grants Resource Center  
The Grants Resource Center (GRC) provides a wide array of resources, including grant opportunity announcements, to help with proposal development and grant management. Email or call extension 3049 for login assistance

Campus funding opportunities:

InfoReady Review
InfoReady Review is Shippensburg University's tool for managing internal grant competitions and research related policies. InfoReady will accept your university single sign-on credentials



Christopher Wonders, Director & Sponsored Programs Officer (extension 3049)

C.J. Ezell, Workforce Economic Development Network Coordinator (extension 3381)

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