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Research Services

The Office of Nursing Research (ONR) is available to assist with a variety of research-related activities, both pre- and post-award. If you are interested in obtaining assistance, please contact the grants program specialist. The following are examples of services that are offered:

  • Assist with identifying funding sources
  • Provide assistance with the grant submission process and working with SDSU Grants Administration
  • Provide templates for letters of support, letters of agreement, resource description, timelines, etc.
  • Assist with budget development
  • Review and approve budgets within the school and at the campus level
  • Assist with preparing/completing all agency and SDSU forms
  • Facilitate a mock review of a grant proposal
  • Assist with compiling and transmitting final application Identification of statistical consultant
  • Maintain a budget tracking system
  • Assist with purchasing supplies and equipment
  • Assist with preparing the progress/final reports to the funding agency
  • Assist with finding student research assistants
  • Aid in setting up a database
  • Review of survey or data collection tool
  • Manuscript review
  • SPSS and NVivo software is available for installation. License charges are covered by the College of Nursing for faculty on a research trajectory. Periodic research seminars introduce faculty and students to SPSS.
  • Endnote citation manager software is available for free download from the Hilton M. Briggs Library at SDSU. Periodic training is offered by librarians.
  • QuestionPro is an online survey research software available for free download from the SDSU Instructional Technology office. Periodic research seminars introduce faculty and students to QuestionPro.
  • Questions about software resources should be directed to the grants program specialist.