The Office of Marketing and Communications works to secure government grant funding for university initiatives, academic and student life programs, and research projects. Proposals for program grants and sponsored-research grants are coordinated through this office.
Faculty and staff members interested in pursuing government grant opportunities should contact Michelle Giles, communications & grants specialist, to obtain grant forms and additional information.
Georgian Court’s recent federal grants:
- U.S. Department of Education, Title III, Strengthening Institutions: $1.9 million, five-year grant, supports Chart the Course, GCU’s program to strengthen student retention.
- U.S. Department of Education, TRIO-Student Support Services: $1.46 million, five-year grant, supports academic tutoring, personal counseling, mentoring, financial guidance, and additional services to help qualified students achieve college success and attain a college degree.
- U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, Grant to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking on Campus: $299,829, three-year grant supports EMPOWER, the university’s sexual assault awareness and prevention program.