Funding Opportunities

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The Office of Research Development Services (RDS) provides assistance to GUMC faculty, students and staff in identifying sponsored research funding opportunties, developing sponsored research grant, contract and cooperative agreement proposals, budgets and application packages in accordance with sponsor and University requirements. RDS staff members also help investigators prepare and route the required proposal documents necessary for institutional review and approval in GU PASS

Some top sources of biomedical research funding are listed below to assist Medical Center investigators and staff as they identify sponsored research funding opportunities.  Additional information and resources are available through the Dahlgren Memorial Library (DML) under Health Sciences: The Research Process and DML datbases, journals and other Resources.  

Multi-Agency Portals

Federal Agency Links

Foundations & Associations

Georgetown University corporate & Foundation Relations (CFR)

Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) in the Office of Advancement serves as a university-wide liaison to coordinate and facilitate communications with corporate, foundation, and association donors. CFR provides comprehensive support to university programs, departments, faculty, and administrators as they pursue philanthropic grants and partnerships.


See the OSR Proposals page for guidance on proposal preparation and the OSR Resources page for institutional information and policies related to grants and contracts administration.