Research and Project Administration




ORPA Announcement - New Roles & Responsibilities
Jan. 26, 2024

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to make an announcement regarding ORPA staff with new roles and responsibilities.

First, I am proud to announce Marianna Korre's promotion to Office Manager, effective February 1. Marianna's journey with ORPA began three years ago as an administrative assistant. Her willingness to go above and…

NSF Releases new Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) NSF 24-1
Jan. 22, 2024

NSF released the new PAPPG effective May 20, 2024. Please review the full summary of changes and the full PDF version to familiarize yourself with all of the upcoming changes.

Princeton Creates Industry Contracting Team
Jan. 16, 2024

A news article by Daniel Day was released from the Office of Corporate Engagement & Foundation Relations (CEFR) today, January 16th, on the industry contracting team operating in the Office of Research and Project Administration (ORPA), in partnership with CEFR.  

The full article is now available on the…




What We Do

As part of Princeton University’s Office of the Dean for Research, the Office of Research and Project Administration (ORPA) serves as a go-to resource for all things related to sponsored research funding. We help make research at Princeton happen, offering professional assistance across fields and throughout the sponsored research lifecycle, from proposal preparation to award management and close-out.

5-Day Proposal Submission Deadline

5-day Rule Policy

Trainings and Events

New Research Administrator Meet & Greet
Wed, Mar 20, 2024, 2:00 pm3:00 pm
International Shipping [Virtual]
Tue, Apr 23, 2024, 1:00 pm2:30 pm
New Research Administrator Meet & Greet
Tue, May 7, 2024, 2:00 pm3:00 pm



Proposals Submitted: $1,119,695,545

Proposals Awarded: $315,287,832

Expenditures: $297,899,707

FY24 YTD (through 1/31/2024)

Proposals Submitted: $540,884,283

Proposals Awarded: $349,020,568

Expenditures: $187,235,824