Grants and Sponsored Projects

Under direction of the Associate Provost, the Grants and Sponsored Projects Office assists faculty in identifying funding opportunities, developing grant capabilities, and maintaining compliance with federal, state, and institutional policies and procedures. Faculty seeking assistance regarding grants and funding opportunities through the Grants and Sponsored Projects Office should contact Senior Grants Officer Charles Eaton at ceaton@lesley.edu.

Download the policies and procedures guide (PDF).

The Grants and Sponsored Projects Office assists faculty in the following areas:Ā 

Pre-award services:

  • Accessing online resources to identify and research potential funders
  • Assisting with the development of grant proposals and budgets
  • Offering templates for grants and standard language describing the university
  • Sharing examples of successful grants
  • Conducting periodic workshops on writing successful proposals

Post-award services:

  • Assisting budget and finance offices with managing awards
  • Assisting budget and finance offices with submitting invoices
  • Assisting budget offices with time and effort reports
  • Assisting budget and finance offices with close out report