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Internal Funding Opportunities

Request for Proposals

Support under this open call is targeted at high-quality proposals for research, teaching and/or outreach activities relevant to GW-CIBER’s theme of Institutions, Inclusive Globalization and U.S. Competitiveness and its focal areas. All full-time faculty and doctoral students from across all schools and units at GW are eligible to submit a proposal.

RFP Background Document

Contains information about GW-CIBER’s programmatic themes, activity areas, funding selection process, funding criteria guidelines and useful tips for applying.

RFP Background Document


RFP Application Form

This form must be submitted via email or delivered/mailed to the GW-CIBER offices in Duquès Hall, Suite 450. In addition to the proposer, the form must be signed by the relevant Dean and Department Chairperson (in schools with departments; see form for details).

RFP Application Form


GW-CIBER Focal Area Descriptions and Activities

The document provides background information about our Center’s theme, focal areas, and evaluation criteria, as outlined in our grant proposal to the Department of Education.

Focal Area Descriptions and Activities


GW-CIBER Previously Funded Projects

The document describes the projects funded in previous RFP cycles. The variety of proposals funded from around GW reflects GW-CIBER’s multidisciplinary, multi-school mandate.

Previously Funded Projects


Professional Development Funding

We are pleased to invite all GW faculty and doctoral students to submit funding requests to GW-CIBER for research and teaching enhancement.

Professional Development Funding Background Document

Contains brief information about our CIBER’s programmatic theme, focal areas, funding selection process, types of support and guidelines.

Professional Development Background Document

Professional Development Funding Application Form

This form must be submitted electronically via email ([email protected]), fax (202-994-7422), or mail to the GW-CIBER offices (Duquès Hall, Suite 450). Funding is limited and will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Funding Application Form

Executive Summary – GW-CIBER Program of Work

Provides background information about our Center’s activity areas and evaluation criteria, as outlined in our original grant proposal to the Department of Education. Please consult this document prior to preparing your proposal to ensure that your request comports with our funding mandate.

Executive Summary – Program of Work