An external funding source which enters into an agreement with the institution to support research, public service, or other sponsored activities. Sponsors include federal, state and local governments, foundations, other not-for-profit organizations, other colleges and universities, corporations, and other private businesses. Workday captures Sponsor information on the Sponsor object. Sponsors are associated with the Award in Workday. See Award.

Functional Area
Funding source short name, Immediate Sponsor