Strategic Direction 1 – Objective 3

Key Priority 3, SD 1

Strategic Direction 1: Develop and implement strategies to increase funding for research.

Contact with Funding Sources

By January 2016, identify and establish contact with foundations, non-federal agencies, not-for-profits, and other non-governmental agencies.

Accountable: college grants & contracts specialist, assistant dean for development & alumni relations.




  1. Appropriate program officers and agency officials are identified as points of contact for proposal submissions, and are provided to, and utilized by PIs interested in applying for funding.
  2.  The number of successful applications from non-governmental agencies increases by 25% annually.