The Office of College Grants - OCG - is responsible in part, for directing and guiding Franklin & Marshall’s students, faculty, and staff through external and internal research funding opportunities to ensure F&M’s position on the leading edge of liberal arts education. Staff members rely on core, shared values of education, quality, integrity, service, collegiality, responsibility, and accountability when providing valuable assistance at all stages of the grant or fellowship process. The OCG supports the strategic priorities of the institution across the funding lifecycle.
To effectively serve grant and fellowship seekers, the Office of College Grants houses staff from multiple divisions in one location. For a listing of staff areas of expertise, click here.
The Office of College Grants also provides administrative support to the Institutional Review Board (IRB), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and Committee on Grants (COG).
Information for Faculty
The Office of College Grants exists, in part, to further the scholarly research and creativity of Franklin & Marshall's Faculty through Internal, External, Fellowship and Leave funding opportunities.
Information and Funding for Students
This program provides faculty and students with supplemental funding for creative research projects in arts and humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
Research Involving Human or Vertebrate Animal Subjects
The Office of College Grants provides administrative support to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
Click here for information regarding the procedure, guidelines, and ethics of research involving human subject studies and vertebrate animal studies.READ MORE
Director of Faculty Grants & Complaince Resourcing
- Faculty grant & fellowship development
- Grant budgets & proposal submission
- Proposal conceptualization
- Proposal editing and targeted feedback, Compliance resourcing
Grants Management Coordinator
- Grant budgets & proposal submission
- Grant management (bridge to post-award)
- Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) Coordinator
Senior Accounting Analyst
- Faculty liaison to Business Office
- Grants Portfolio Manager
Emily A. Seitz
Assistant Director of Fellowships & Grants
Administrative Assistant for College Grants
- Faculty Research/Prof. Dev. Fund (FR/PDF)
- Committee on Grants (COG)
- Office of College Grants Resource Fund (OCGRF)
Senior Director of College Grants and Assistant Dean of Academic Advancement
- Office of College Grants leadership
- Institutional grant proposals & reports
- Advancement liaison
Associate Director of Foundation & Corporate Relations
- Institutional grant proposals
- Institutional grant reports
- Collaborative proposal development
Corporate and Foundation Grants
Corporate and foundation grants are one of the most effective means of supporting education, research and scholarship so that F&M can continue to enhance the academic programming that distinguishes the College at the leading edge of liberal arts education.Learn more
Pennsylvania's well-established Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Programoffers businesses an incredible opportunity to direct a portion of their state tax dollars to educational improvement organizations such as Franklin & Marshall, which use the funds to support innovative educational programs that directly benefit students in...Learn More
Office of College Grants News
Assistant Professor Ryan Trainor Awarded Grant to Find Stars in the Faintest Galaxies
Assistant Professor of Physics Ryan Trainor has been awarded a two-year, $92,000 grant from the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) to search for stars in extremely faint “dwarf” galaxies in the distant universe. The funded project will be conducted using images from the Hubble Space Telescope (HST). Over the past year, intermittent...
A regular recap of the achievements and published works of the faculty and professional staff at Franklin & Marshall College.
Faculty are invited to join us for discussion of the Faculty Center's Spring Reading selection -...Read More
Dr. Amy Greenberg, Professor of American History and Women’s Studies at the Pennsylvania State...Read More