Grants and Contracts

About

The Brenau University Office of External Relations Contracts and Grants Program promotes
research and scholarly activities for faculty and administrative staff by helping them locate,
secure, and manage external grant funding. Assistance is provided spanning the entire grant
cycle, from conceptual development and planning through submission, implementation,
administration, and reporting of funded projects.

 

Support provided includes

 

Pre-Submission Assistance

  • Program development brainstorming
  • Funding strategy development
  • Identification of funding opportunities
  • Liaise with funding program officers to qualify projects
  • Submission timeline development
  • Grant proposal review and editing
  • Grant budget development and editing
  • Helping secure necessary internal approvals for grant submission

Proposal Writing Assistance

  • Help conceptually frame the proposal
  • Help align the proposal to foundation criteria
  • Grant submission

Post Award

  • Award administration
  • Ensure compliance with University and funding agency policies
  • Arrange and coordinate foundation site visits to Brenau
  • Seek funder feedback
  • Assess resubmission feasibility

 

Resources

Forms

Brenau Authorization form for External Grant Applications (PDF)

 

Links to Grant Databases

Grants.gov

Grants.gov website
Grants.gov search tips
Grants 101

 

Philanthropy News Digest

Philanthropy News Digest website
Foundation Maps

 

Links to Grant Writing Resources

 

Contact

Stefan Schulze
Grant Writer
Office of External Relations
500 Washington St. S.E.
Gainesville, Georgia 30501

sschulze@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6233
FAX: 770-538-4300

General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6299 or +1-800-252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6100 or +1-800-252-5119 ext. 6100