Resources

CHS Proposal Development Library– books on proposal development, grant writing, specific sponsoring agencies, and more available for loan from CHS-OSP.

CHS Sponsored Programs Blackboard Portal – your source for best practices, templates, sponsor information, discussions, and more (under development).

Research Development – Resources from the Office of Research.

Funding Opportunities from the Office of Research – internal and external funding opportunities.

Boilerplate Language – Use this web form to request boilerplate language tailored to your specific needs.

Sample Proposals and Examples– The Office of Research maintains a library of funded proposals for faculty to use as examples.  To access them, you need to log in with your VCU eID and password.  These documents are for the use of VCU faculty only.  Please do not copy or distribute them.

VCU Core Laboratories – VCU is pleased to support a number of Core Laboratories which facilitate a wide variety of research in the biomedical, life, physical, and social sciences. Some of these core laboratories are institutional, while others are associated to specific schools, programs or departments. However, all are available to all VCU researchers, typically on a fee-for-service basis.