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About The Research Foundation for The State University of New York


The Research Foundation of State University of New York is a state-private, non-profit corporation chartered by the State of New York to conduct pre- and post-award grant administration for the SUNY system. The Research Foundation of SUNY is responsible for maintaining compliance with all federal, state, sponsor, Research Foundation and SUNY policies, rules and regulations.

The Brockport Research Foundation Office manages all post-award activities once a grant/contract/sub-award or other sponsored funding is awarded. For information on submitting proposals to funding agencies, please see our External Funding Policy and contact the Director of Scholarship, Research & Sponsored
Programs, Laura Merkl, at or (585) 395-2444.