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Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Tel: 603-646-1257
Fax: 603-646-0550

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) works with Dartmouth faculty and administrators and with foundations and corporations to develop mutually beneficial partnerships that advance knowledge and have the potential to make a positive impact on campus and in the world.

Dartmouth faculty and administrators may visit RFPs & funding opportunities for resources.

For external audiences interested in learning more about faculty research and centers at Dartmouth, visit the respective webpages for corporations and for foundations.



Charles H. Hood Foundation — Major Grants Initiative to Advance Child Health
Dartmouth may submit one application

  • $450,000 over two years
  • Deadlines: March 31, 2017 for internal submission to Kristen Rhodes in Provost's Office; May 12, 2017 for external letter of intent; September 14, 2017 for invited full proposals
  • Two areas of focus will be considered for the 2018 Major Grants Program:
    • Neonatology
    • Brain Science and Child Development
  • Contact Corporate & Foundation Relations for application guidelines

William T. Grant FoundationScholar Awards
Each major division (Arts & Sciences, Graduate and Advanced Studies, Thayer, Geisel, Tuck) may nominate one applicant

  • $350,000 over five years (four to six awards will be made)
  • Deadlines: May 17, 2017 for internal submission to Kristen Rhodes in the Provost's Office; July 6, 2017 for external letter of inquiry
  • For early-career scholars (<7 years from terminal degree) in any discipline to pursue five-year research and mentoring plans that significantly expand their expertise in new disciplines, methods, and content areas. Research plans must address questions of theory, policy, and practice for youth ages 5–25 in the United States, in these focus areas:
    • programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth outcomes
    • strategies to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth

James S. McDonnell FoundationTeachers as Learners

  • Up to $500,000 per year for up to five years
  • Deadline: April 26, 2017 for pre-proposals
  • For team-based research addressing the topic: "teachers learning to facilitate communication in the classroom" (e.g., eliciting student explanations, guiding collaborative discussions, making effective use of questions)

Wenner-Gren FoundationConference and Workshop Grants

  • Up to $20,000
  • Deadlines: June 1 and December 1
  • To foster the creation of an international community of research scholars in anthropology and advance significant and innovative anthropological research


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Last Updated: 3/13/17