Welcome to the Research & Grants Office in the College of Education. Our office disseminates funding information, provides assistance with the processing of proposals, and assists with the negotiation of external agreements. These responsibilities include assisting with the development of the proposal narrative and budget, and post-award activities, including institutional financial management of grants, contracts, and other externally funded agreements beginning immediately after the award. Additionally, the office furthers the research agenda of the individual faculty and the College of Education through grants and contracts, coordinates the College’s alumni activities, and the visiting faculty and the faculty sabbatical fellowship programs. Our goals are: To improve the diversity of external funding sources for the College of Education; to support the research agenda of the College of Education faculty through a variety of activities and external funding opportunities; and To establish a strong alumni base for the College of Education.