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If you are new to GW and are interested in exploring research opportunities, applying to research funding opportunities, or transferring a grant in, welcome! You will find helpful information for getting started below.
|Are you . . .|
|Just getting started?||
For assistance in preparing a proposal, GW’s Research Enhancement Unit provides training, forums for collaboration, and consulting/editing services. Attend their Pre Award Grant Development Boot Camp.
Once you have applied for funding, prepare for your award:
Find collaborators at the university by searching GW Expert Finder by name or keyword.
|Transferring in a Grant?||Reach out to your Associate Dean for Research and the OVPR Assistant Director for Pre-Award Management to discuss pre-award services|
|Ready to apply for a grant?||
|Interested in accessing/utilizing data that may require unique security requirements?||
Visit the GW Libraries to discuss what needs to go into a Data Management Plan. Contact your school/institute IT specialist to determine the necessary equipment, etc., that may be required. Build necessary costs into your proposed budget.
OVPR’s Data Use & Management webpage provides additional information.
|Interested in working with an industry partner or commercializing an invention?||
Contact GW’s Office of Corporate & Industry Research to discuss working with industry partners.
Contact GW’s Office of Technology Transfer to learn more about commercializing an innovation.
OVPR Sponsored Projects Staff
|The Director for Sponsored Projects oversees OVPR’s pre-award services, award negotiation & setup, and post-award services. Learn who has been assigned to your school/institute: http://research.gwu.edu/department-directory|
|School/Institute Support||OVPR works closely with Associate Deans for Research and administrators in the schools and institutes to provide research administrative support. Learn more about the various roles and responsibilities in our Sponsored Projects Handbook|