Type of Policy
Policy No
Effective Date
Last Revised
Review Date
Policy Owner
Sponsored Programs, Office of
Contact Name
Cynthia Hope
Contact Title
Associate Vice President for Research Administration
Contact Email
Policy Statement

It is the policy of Georgia Tech that funding for research and other sponsored activities be awarded to the legal entity designated by the Institute as follows:


  • Grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements with U.S. government agencies, state and local governments, and municipalities
  • Grants and contracts with foreign governments
  • Industry contracts
  • Grants with restrictions, intellectual property provisions or deliverables

Georgia Tech Foundation (GTF)

  • Philanthropic gifts, donations, bequests, endowments
  • Unrestricted grants from industry or Foundations

Georgia Tech (GT)

  • IPAs
  • Fellowships and scholarships

This policy applies to all Georgia Tech faculty and staff members.

Policy History
Revision Date Author Description
12-31-2013 OSP Rev 1.0