Office of Research Administration

Office of Research Administration (ORA) supports management of grant applications and award through databases for the administration research performed at Duke.

  • Sponsored Project Systems SPS is used to manage sponsored projects, including:  creating grant proposals, transmitting proposals through the approval process, and tracking general award information
  • enables electronic submission of grant proposals to federal sponsors, with data populated in SPS
  • Sponsored Effort System SES provides central grant offices the ability to update awarded effort information, and provides departmental users the ability to view active and pending effort for a specific person