Sponsored Programs Newsletter Grants at Hamline has been renamed the Sponsored Programs Office (SPO). This new name comes alone with several exciting new support practices and initiatives. The Sponsored Programs Office will strategically support increased awareness, activity and grant proposal preparation which enhances educational excellence and research. The office will provide support and leadership through the lifespan of a project beginning with opportunity exploration, grant writing assistance and budgeting, through financial and other compliance to project close out. In addition to these services, we will release regular newsletters featuring recent news, new resources, upcoming opportunities, and recently funded grants. See below to read an issue. Past Issues Download the Fall 2012 Issue. News Articles Coming Soon.