Research Enhancement Initiatives


  • Research development consultants assist faculty by conceptualizing the science of a proposal, strategizing team science and providing project management guidance.

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Proposal Editing Services

  • A seasoned editor of grant and contract applications is available to provide feedback with the goal of increasing the competitiveness of federal research proposals.

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Faculty Research Salons

  • Designed to connect and engage GW faculty from diverse disciplines in collaborative intellectual and scholarly exchange around research-themed issues, questions and challenges.
  • Salons are announced on our events page and in OVPR Research Updates.

Grant Writing Workshops and Grant Management “Boot Camps”

  • Opportunities for GW faculty and research staff to learn the techniques of grantsmanship and how to manage sponsored awards.

Limited Submission Proposal Opportunities

  • REU manages GW’s nomination and selection process for Limited Submission Opportunities.

Opportunities for Collaboration

  • On-site presentations and workshops to facilitate interaction with potential sponsors
  • Assisting PIs in building cross-disciplinary proposal teams

Strategic Career-Based Guidance for Investigators

  • Helping faculty plan a roadmap for future success by considering strategic funding mechanisms and sponsors based on goals and stage of career.