Grants Development Office


The Grants Development Office provides end-to-end proposal development services, growing faculty and staff grant participation and dollars.


  • Training in grantsmanship
  • Locating grants to support projects (Funding Search Request Form)
  • Conducting outreach and relationship building with funders
  • Developing internal and external project partnerships (Partner Search Request Form)
  • Project management for grant applications
  • Reviewing and editing grant applications
  • Writing and submitting grant applications


Niki Rowe-Fortner, Director of Grants Development | | 304-696-2965

Clifton Dedrickson, Project Manager | | 304-696-5120