Research and Graduate Education

The Office for Research and Graduation Education in The College of Health and Human Development is a "service unit" available to assist faculty and students in Research and Graduate Education.

The Rock Ethics Institute Faculty Fellows Program New(09/03/2015)


Research Workshops and Video Presentations Upd (10/17/2014)

Graduate Education

The office of graduate education:

Proposals, Grants and Contracts

Grant Submission Requirements

Penn State requires that all proposals receive institutional approval prior to formal submission. The College facilitates this approval process. Faculty must submit all proposals and awards through the College's Grants and Contracts Office to avoid contractual and budget problems prior to submission.

Federal Regulations/Penn State Policies and Procedures


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College Policies and Procedures

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NSF Policies

NSF Data Sharing Policy

NSF Proposal Preparation and Award Administration FAQs