SPSU SPARC - Southern
Polytechnic Applied
Research Corporation
Building J
Suite 377
1100 South Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30060-2896
Voice: 678.915.3714
Fax: 678.915.3576

Southern Polytechnic Applied Research Corporation


Our mission is to support Southern Polytechnic State University faculty and students in research and development and the application of technology within their areas of expertise. This support includes cradle-to-grave contractual and administrative services, including:

  • Identification of research and support opportunities

  • Development and submission of proposals

  • Administration of grants and contracts

  • Administration of subawards and subcontracts

  • Compliance with SPSU, USG, State and Federal requirements

  • Management of intellectual property

SPARC is committed to providing growth opportunities for faculty and students and establishing Southern Polytechnic State University as a leading center of applied technology.