Definitions for "Sponsored Research"
Research funded by an outside agency either through a grant or contract.
All research and development activities that are sponsored by Federal and non-Federal agencies and organizations. This includes activities involving the training of individuals in research techniques (commonly called research training). (see Organized Research)
Research conducted by University employees using any University space, facilities, materials, equipment, or property, and which is financed by contract payments, grants, or gifts from any source other than the University's funds.