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Funding at The George Washington University

Office of the vice president for research (ovpr) 

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) oversees research across more than 85 centers and institutes. OVPR works in tandem with faculty to facilitate all phases of the external and internal funding processes and provides support for faculty and student research initiatives. 
Learn more about OVPR at


Office of Sponsored Projects

The Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) within the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) supports the university’s research mission by providing oversight of externally-sponsored research. OSP assists researchers with identifying appropriate funding opportunities, submitting competitive proposals and managing successful projects.
Learn more about the OSP at  

Funding Opportunities iN smhs 

SMHS research faculty are automatically sent Funding Alerts of federal and foundation funding in two-dozen research areas and updates in the Research Matters blog.  More funding is available in the Pilot Translational & Clinical Studies Program from our CTSI-CN. Information on GW Foundation & Corporation Funding is available.

SMHS Early Career Research Achievement Award (new)- due June 1st

Elaine H. Snyder Cancer Research Award-due June 1st


Related Links 

These pages list or link directly to various funding opportunities within The George Washington University.