The Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Administration is pleased to be hosting representatives from the Grants Resource Center on October 29th -30th.  The Grants Resource Center, a unit of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), has enhanced the research and sponsored programs capabilities of higher education institutions since 1967.  They offer a funding database, personalized funding alerts, and individual support for GRC members.  

Grant Writers' Wine and Cheese Reception

All faculty who have written a proposal in the last year are invited to attend the 2015 Grant Writers' Wine and Cheese Reception in appreciation and recognition of your contributions.  

The reception will be held October 29th, 2015 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm at the IDEA Center located at 102 Georgia Avenue.  

Writers are encouraged to bring a guest. Please RSVP by Friday, October 23rd with how many will be attending.  Please note that, in accordance with VSU alcohol policy, persons under 21 may not attend.

Grants Resource Center Funding Workshops

All faculty are invited to attend the Grants Resource Center Funding Workshops on October 30th, 2015.  Workshops will cover a variety of proposal writing and funding topics relevant to the faculty of Valdosta State University.  Please check back for further details on the content of the workshops.

The schedule for October 30th is as follows:

9:00 – 11:30:       Nursing HRSA Presentation: HSBA 4150*

11:30 – 1:00:       Lunch

1:00 – 2:30:         GRC Services Overview: Odum Library Auditorium

2:30 – 4:30:         STEM Presentation: Odum Library Auditorium*

4:30 – 5:30:         One-on-One consultations: OSPRA Offices

*While some workshops are targeted towards a particular area, all faculty are invited to attend any workshop.  Much of the content of each workshop will be relevant no matter the area of interest.