The Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence (CSCE) promotes a culture of active, engaged and ethical scholarship through supporting innovative faculty and student research and collaborative partnerships in the broader community.
At Grand Valley State University, research, scholarship, and creative activity are essential components of the university’s mission as an institution of higher learning. Excellence in teaching at the university level depends upon active scholarship by faculty members. Through basic and applied research, artistic expression and performance, and other forms of scholarship, GVSU faculty members and students contribute to the development and application of knowledge, create a dynamic environment for learning, and contribute to the economic progress of the region that it serves.
Welcome to GVSU's Community of Scholars
The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship
OURS offers a variety of opportunities for undergraduates to pursue research and scholarship in various disciplines under the direction of a faculty mentor.
Office of Sponsored Programs
OSP is the university's central office that supports faculty and staff in the identification, development, submission, and administration of externally sponsored agreements.
Office of Research Compliance and Integrity
RCI oversees compliance awareness and accountability within the research culture of the university through assistance, education, and communication.
Technology Commercialization Office
TCO is a resource and partner for university faculty, staff, and students developing technologies with commercial potential.
High Performance Computing
With the advent of greater support for HPC scholarship and teaching at GVSU, the Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence and Information Technology are collaborating to provide a transparent and efficient processes to support HPC work at the university.
Internal Funding Opportunities for Faculty
November 15, 2019 All Day
The purpose of the faculty dissemination travel grant is to support dissemination of the applicant's original research or creative effort Apply for dissemination travel grant at the CSCE...
November 07, 2019
The research has received backing from a grant awarded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
October 10, 2019
The findings will be added to a growing body of research.
September 17, 2019
The annual awards are presented each September at Harvard University.
September 13, 2019
The study shows 1.4 million people visited one of the 42 parks, greenspaces or trails in 2018.