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To promote positive impact through scholarly activities

Department Mission

Promote researcher and student success by facilitating and enhancing scholarly activities through sponsored projects.


Integrity • Quality • Positivity • Perseverance • Empathy • Transparency


Goal 1: Increase the number of grant-active researchers
Goal 2: Increase external grant submissions and dollars requested
Goal 3: Increase grants and dollars awarded
Goal 4: Increase the number of active grants and grant expenditures
Goal 5: Increase grant support for students
Goal 6: Diversify the SHSU grant portfolio
Goal 7: Enhance researcher understanding of the funding process
Goal 8: Improve researcher satisfaction