Towson University responds to regional needs and demands by developing many basic and applied research programs involving students, the community, government and the private sector. Our faculty actively pursues scholarship that complements disciplinary knowledge and superior teaching. We welcome partnerships that engage the expertise of our faculty and staff.
Sponsored Programs and Research
Towson University's academic environment fosters research and scholarship across all disciplines. The staff of the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research provides a high level of service in identifying funding opportunities, developing project ideas into proposals, and submitting complete and competitive proposals.
Learn more about campus research and funding opportunities, resources for researchers, faculty research news and highlights, and information about partnerships and collaborations.
Towson University places a high value on original, student-centered scholarly activities mentored by faculty as part of the learning experience. Original student scholarship improves student engagement and grades, and helps to prepare students for post-graduate careers and graduate studies. The Office of Undergraduate Research offers many resources that facilitate student-centered scholarly activities.
Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Applied Research
Towson University’s focus on innovation and entrepreneurship facilitates collaborations and strategic partnerships with the community and state. We will continue to support our faculty, staff and student applied research endeavors, while promoting economic and workforce development.