Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (OGPS) offers support to graduate students, postdocs, and faculty seeking to learn about and apply for common funding opportunities. We offer workshops and training sessions to help trainees better understand and apply for funding. Visit our Events webpage for a listing of upcoming workshops.

Melissa Walsh, Ph.D, Training Grant Manager, 401-863-6279
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM  
*Open office hours every Monday from 1-3pm for help with fellowship applications.

Brenda Slaney, Training Grant Coordinator, (401) 863-2067
Hours: Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM- 4:30 PM 

Dr. Walsh is the main contact person for fellowship and training grant funding sources for the support of pre- and postdoctoral trainees.

Remember: the Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) and BioMed Research Administration (BMRA) require that all new submissions be brought in to them no more than five business days prior to the proposal's due date. Please work with your department's or grad program's administrators to ensure that your submission goes in on time.