Wheeler Hall

For UC Berkeley faculty and senior administrators, we can help identify and approach potential funding sources, plan and coordinate solicitations, assist in inquiries and grant proposals, gather supporting materials, help in campus visits, and obtain institutional signatures. Other services provided by our office include:

Consultation and Strategic Planning:

• Framing your funding needs to align with corporate and foundation prospect priorities
• Understanding the corporate and foundation funding landscape
• Providing insights into key corporate and foundation prospects
• Building holistic, strategic funding plans
• Prospect research
• Introductions to other campus funding offices 
• Specialized trainings for staff and faculty 
• Coaching on how to initiate funding conversations with new prospects

Proposal Development:

• Working with your faculty and staff on content development
• Framing, editing, and reviewing your proposals
• Access to the CFR library of institutional documentation

Pre-Award Grant and Gift Management:

• Logging and tracking proposals in CADS/Phoebe-COEUS
• Assistance with routing proposals through CSS, the Sponsored Projects Office, Donor and Gift Services
• Assistance with site visits

Post-Award Grant and Gift Management:

• Routing contracts and award letters through SPO/DGS for approval 
• Depositing funds
• Facilitating required reporting
• Writing stewardship letters from senior administrators
• Assistance with post-award site visits/recognition events

For UC Berkeley faculty and staff please visit our Eureka page to learn more.