Welcome to the Office of Research Services

The Office of Research Services’ mission is to promote, facilitate, and support research, scholarship, teaching, and creative activities that are conducted by DePaul University faculty, students, and staff, and are consistent with the university’s mission.

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Symposium:  50th Anniversary of the Federal TRIO Programs

On Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 9.00AM – 12.00PM (EDT), the U.S. Department of Education is holding a half-day symposium to mark the 50th anniversary of these federal programs. The live stream can be accessed on ED Stream.

Visit DePaul's Center for Access and Attainment website for more information about TRIO at DePaul.

NSF Fastlane: System Issue with Budget Justifications

The NSF discovered a system issue in FastLane, which might prevent proposal submission if a budget justification has been completed for a subaward budget but not for the primary budget.

NSF Fastlane Error

The NSF has identified that Fastlane users may encounter an error stating that Proposal Submission is not available, which may be caused by special scientific/mathematical characters embedded in text.​

See more Grant Award news on DePaul Distinctions

Visit the Distinctions website​​​​


Collaborative Research Pilot Grants Available

New, revised, and continuation applications are being accepted for consideration for the second round of the DePaul University and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFUMS) collaborative research pilot grant program.

​M Ryan Hess leads the Wayfinding Screen Study

Hess leads Richardson Library's Wayfinding Screen Study, with funds awarded from the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI).

Christopher Einolf researches charitable giving

Social scientific theories of altruism are tested in real-world settings.