is chartered to provide a simple, unified electronic storefront for interactions between grant applicants and the Federal agencies that manage grant funds. Currently, is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.

Grand Valley State University, Office of Sponsored Programs, is registered with An individual Principal Investigator does NOT register with

The Office of Sponsored Programs utilizes Cayuse424 to submit proposals system-to-system to provides:

  • A single source and a standardized manner to find funding opportunities
  • A single, secure and reliable source for applying for Federal grants online.
  • A simplified grant application process with reduction of paperwork.
  • A unified interface for all agencies to announce their grant opportunities, and for all grant applicants to find and apply for those opportunities.

If you will be submitting a proposal through, please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs.

Office of Sponsored Programs

Phone: (616) 331-6826