Grants Management

The Grants Management Office

The Grants Management Office (GMO) provides resources and technical assistance to faculty and staff who are seeking external funding.

All requests for grants (federal, state, and private) must be processed through the Grants Management Office for review and appropriate administrative approvals before submission to the funding agent.

The GMO can provide support and guidance with proposal and budget development, as well as internal and external processes and compliance. Services provided include:

  • Serve as liaison for the University to the Grants Resource Center.
  • Provide notices of grant opportunities for interested faculty and staff.
  • Perform searches as requested for funding sources.
  • Provide technical assistance in the pre-award phase of grant seeking.
  • Present workshops and information sessions on grant writing.
  • Provide critiquing and editorial services.
  • Assist grant seeker in communications with funding sources.
  • Serve as chief developer/writer for selected grant proposals.
  • Assist grant seeker with gaining appropriate approvals and signatures internally.
  • Provide a logical structure for the development and submittal of grant proposals.
  • Provide a centralized location for grant activity.
  • Serve as University representative in collaborative initiatives with community entities. 

The Office is located in Room 127, Massie Hall in the Office of the Provost. Please contact Cathy Mullins for grants-related assistance at (740) 351-3412, or

Grants Management

Contact Information

Cathy Mullins 
Provost Office
Massie Hall, Room 127
Shawnee State University 
940 Second Street 
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Phone: (740) 351-3412 

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