Proposal Support

Naoru Koizumi
Associate Dean of Research and Grants

Ryan J. Pryke
Senior Grants Administrator

Office of Grant Development
Schar School of Policy and Government
George Mason University

3351 Fairfax Drive, MSN 3B1
Van Metre Hall, 5th Floor
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: 703.993.2280
Fax: 703.993.8215

When applying for a proposal, be sure to first submit a request for proposal assistance by clicking here. Please note that to access the system, users must be connected to Mason’s VPN.

You may also want to connect and partner with one of Mason’s Institutes and Centers that excel at focused and multidisciplinary studies, working together to solve global problems. For more information, please click here. There is also a place when submitting your OSP request for proposal assistance to indicate your affiliation on a particular grant opportunity.

To readily access generic language and templates for the support of proposal development useful for Schar School faculty, see the following:

Boiler Plate Language:

Data Management and Sharing Plan

Program Evaluation

Postdoctoral Mentoring Plan

Institutional Profile

Unit Profile

Facilities Statement

Organizational Capability

University Libraries

Useful Information:

Best Practices for Proposal Submissions (Comprehensive)

Faculty Areas of Expertise

Budget Tips


Statement of Work Template

Letter of Commitment Template

Budget Justification Template

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