Grants & Contracts

p: 704-894-2181

Mailing Address

Box 7149
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035


Grants & Contracts

Grants and Contracts is a full-service (pre- and post-award) office that manages administrative processes related to Davidson College's externally funded grants. Our office acts as a liaison between faculty, college administrators, and funding agencies. Grants and Contracts services include but are not limited to:

Funding Information

  • We subscribe to two powerful databases: InfoEd SPIN Plus and the Grant Advisor Plus, a leading source of information on grants, research, and fellowship opportunities for faculty.
  • Additionally we routinely conduct individual funding searches in connection with upcoming sabbatical leaves, new or continuing research, curriculum development, workshops and equipment.

Proposal Development

Find useful information needed to prepare a competitive grant proposal on the proposal development page including:
  • Obtain and provide sponsor guidelines and application forms
  • Clarify agency guidelines
  • Proposal review
  • Budget preparation
  • Obtain college approvals and signatures
  • Duplicate and mail proposals
  • Follow up on the status of pending proposals
  • Assist in the negotiation of awards and execution of contracts

Post-Award Management

Guidelines for post-award grant management including:
  • Set up and manage grant accounts
  • Provide quarterly financial reports
  • Grant close-out


Ensure compliance with policies governing use of human subjects and animal subjects, conflict of interest and misconduct in science.