Funding opportunities for the 2020-2021 year may be found at our Internal Funding site.
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.
The Lab Safety Program is committed to providing a safe laboratory environment to Grand Valley's employees, students and visitors. In order to accomplish this, GVSU has established guidelines to ensure safe lab practices and training programs. In addition, Lab Safety staff provides additional resources to evaluate hazards and minimize the risk of injury or illness to students, faculty and research staff.
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
October 22, 2020
Faculty accomplishments are highlighted in addition to notices of the deaths of two retirees.
Faculty member shows students in multi-year local history project the ripple effects of urban renewal
October 20, 2020
Matthew Daley, associate professor of history, is guiding students through the project.
October 13, 2020
The McNair Scholars program supports students who want to pursue doctoral degrees.
September 23, 2020
Faculty and staff members have published research or given virtual presentations.