Preparing Your Proposal

The Office of Corporate, Foundation and Government Grants is available to help you with your proposal preparation. The links below provide you with information, helpful hints, templates, and assistance, but please don't hesitate to contact us for assistance or additional information:

Wesleyan Guidelines for Principal Investigators Seeking External Grants 

Information regarding Wesleyan guidelines, deadlines, the grant process in general and an explanation of roles and responsibilities of all offices involved in the grant process. Click here to review. 

Submitting a Checklist

The first step of any grant application or letter of intent at Wesleyan is the Grant Checklist, The Grant Checklist is part of the Wesleyan Financial System (WFS). There are various ways to submit a checklist - you can click on the link on the Office of Corporate, Foundation and Government Grants home page, in the Faculty Portfolio under Tools for Chairs, WFS - Production Database, or in the Employee Portfolio under Administrative Applications, WFS-Production Database. Your Wesleyan user name and password are required to access the system.  Please contact the Corporate, Foundation & Government Grants office for assistance.  

Frequently Requested Information

For a list of common grant application information, particularly in completing forms, such as Wesleyan's address, tax i.d. number, contacts, and other vital information click here. For salary computations in out years of a multi-year grant please contact the Corporate, Foundation and Government Grants office for assistance.

Connecticut Government Representation

Names of federal, state, and local government representation for Wesleyan can be found here.

Institutional Information for Grant Applications

Often a grant application requires information about Wesleyan. Click here for links to that information for your use. Some documents may require your Wesleyan user name and password for access.