The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) fosters an environment conducive to research and the creation of knowledge by developing and supporting major research programs; providing effective infrastructure for research and development, research administration, and dissemination of research results; and collaborating with outside organizations. We provide assistance for faculty at every stage of research proposal development and implementation - Finding Funding Opportunities, Preparing a Proposal, Research ComplianceManaging an Award, Commercializing Technology, and maintaining and managing Research Information Systems for Brown.