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Proposal Development Services
The professionals in OVPR's Proposal Development Services offer a wide variety of support services to help you maximize the competitiveness of your Grand Challenges initiative.
Find Collaborating Partners
Consider contacting one of these centers and institutes as a collaborating partner to expand your Grand Challenges idea:
- Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research
Contact: Von Welch, director
- Center for Evaluation and Education Policy
Contact: Patricia Muller, exec. assoc. director & director of evaluation and research
- Center for Excellence for Women in Technology
- Center for Survey Research
Contact: Ashley Clark, director
- IU Imaging Research Facility
Contact: Sharlene Newman, director
- IU Libraries
Contact: Diane Dallis, assoc dean for Library Academic Services
- The Johnson Center for Innovation & Translational Research
Contact: Keith Davis, director
The primary function of the JCITR is to serve as an innovation and commercialization hub for IUB faculty to participate in translational research. JCITR works with faculty in all units on the Bloomington campus and can provide support in all areas of research and scholarly activity. Key areas where the JCITR can support faculty groups that are developing Grand Challenges proposals include defining the potential translational outcomes of the project, identification of potential industry collaborators and facilitating agreements for their participation, and developing a robust project management plan.
- Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction
Contact: Sue Carter, director
- Mathers Museum of World Cultures
Contact: Jason Jackson, director
- Ostrom Workshop on Political Theory and Policy Analysis
Contact: Lee Alston, director
Learn more about possible collaboration software and web-based tools to help you and your colleagues develop your work.