Office of Grants Facilitation

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About the Office of Grants Facilitation

The Office of Grants Facilitation (OGF) is currently led by Dr. Bradley Hillman on an interim basis. This office is a unit of the Office of the Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The principal mission of this office is to increase the visibility of school and experiment stations researchers and to help position them strategically to take full advantage of all large-scale, multidisciplinary funding opportunities.

What We Do

  • Prepare and review proposal submissions and endorsement packages
  • Help research faculty and staff develop competitive grant proposals and budgets
  • Facilitate meetings with researchers and project/program personnel
  • Suggest internal and external collaborations
  • Identify and research prospective grant funders
  • Disseminate relevant and timely information about funding opportunities
  • Review and edit proposal documents
  • Create professional documents to accompany proposal submissions
  • Provide grantsmanship training and consultation
  • Guide the development of persuasive letters of inquiry and intent

  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Office of Grants Facilitation: A Research Funding Resource