The Grants Development Office


Interested in the Fulbright Scholar Program?

The GDO hosted a Fulbright Scholar Program information session on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Several SUNY Oneonta faculty members who have received Fulbright awards in the past shared their experiences applying for and participating in the program, and GDO staff discussed how they support and assist Fulbright applicants (see GDO Fulbright Scholar Programs presentation).The next deadline for applications is August 1, 2017 for projects starting June 2018. Contact the GDO (Chris Barberio or Kathy Meeker) if you have questions or need more information about the Fulbright programs.


The GRANTS DEVELOPMENT OFFICE (GDO) makes a significant impact on the College, both financially and culturally, by working with facuty and staff to obtain external funds for research and other scholarly efforts, programs, instruction, and other institutional priorities and initiatives. The GDO also supports and promotes the connection of research (particularly that which engages students) and professional development to scholarship and academic excellence. The GDO assists faculty and staff with conceptualizing, planning, drafting and submitting proposals. Contact us during the early stages of developing your proposal; this will allow us to serve you best, by providing everything from proposal drafting, editing and formatting, to submission of proposals.

The GDO/Sponsored Programs (SP) Advisory Council facilitates ongoing exchange between these administrative units and faculty, to strengthen existing and future partnerships, and enhance "seamless" pre- (GDO) and post- (SP) award services.

The Faculty Associate for Grants Development works in close collaboration with with the GDO to provide professional development and grant-seeking expertise/consultation to the campus community. The Faculty Associate for 2017/18 is Dr. Keith Schillo of the Biology Department.

The Grants Development Office (GDO) is a unit of the Office of Academic Programs, under the direction of the Associate Provost of Academic Programs, Dr. Eileen Morgan-Zayachek. Overview of the Office of Academic Programs.ppt

Sr. Grantswriter
Christine Barberio
607-436-2786 (fax)