Current Training and Event Opportunities

Whether you are new to the field of research administration or you are a long-tenured departmental administrator, we hope you will find interest in learning about the training opportunities made available through Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. Our goal is to provide the research community with the tools necessary to maintain a high level of quality, integrity, and compliance in all areas of sponsored research administration.

To register for upcoming events, you will need to click on our VPN restricted access Events page.

To access previous training materials, you will also need to click on our VPN-restricted Events page. Both pages are restricted to campus or Marquette VPN.


Spring 2021 Events

DARPA 101 

Virtual visit with a Deputy Director at DARPA DSO

Registration Required 

Wednesday, January 13  

8:30am – 9:30 am 

Microsoft Teams meeting 

One Thing Led to Another

Co-sponsored by Mission & Ministry and Faber Center 

Registration Required

Wednesday, February 10 

9:00am – 10:30am  

Zoom meeting

Finding Funding/PIVOT  

Note: Both sessions are the same content 

Registration Required 


Thursday, February 18 

11:00am – 12:00pm


Wednesday, March 3

2:00pm – 3:00pm  

Microsoft Teams meeting 

Introduction to Grant Writing and Finding Funding for Graduate Students 

Co-sponsored with the Graduate School 

Registration Required 

Wednesday, February 24 

10:00am – 11:00am  

Microsoft Teams meeting

NSF Career Grant Workshop Series 

Contact Erin Folstad for additional information  

Starts first week of March 

Microsoft Teams meetings for those who are participating 

What’s New in Research  including updates on and using SciENcv 

Registration Required 

Tuesday, March 23

12:00pm – 1:00pm 

Microsoft Teams meeting 

Humanities Without Walls (HWW) - Grand Research Challenge 

A series of Grant Strategy Workshops 

Registration Required – Register here 


Series will take place every Friday at 12:00pm - 1:00pm during the month of February.

2/5 - Charting Pathways to Intellectual Leadership

2/12 - Creating an Idea that Others Can Invest In

2/19 - Building a Collaborative Team

2/26 - Building a Funding Strategy

HWW & the Center for the Advancement of the Humanities - Seed Grant Info Session 

Presented by Humanities Without Walls (HWW) at Marquette

 An information session for Marquette University faculty interested in applying for a seed grant for the HWW Grand Research Challenge (GRC) grant. 

Registration Required – Register on VPN-access Events page


Thursday, April 22

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Zoom meeting 

Fulbright Scholar Information Session 

Registration Required – Register on VPN-access Events page  

Thursday, April 29

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Microsoft Teams meeting 



Upcoming Events


Watch for Fall 2021 Schedule, coming soon!