Grants and Strategic Initiatives

Connecting faculty research and sponsored initiatives across divisions and schools in support of Willamette University's strategic priorities.

Mission

To collaborate proactively with faculty, staff, and other stakeholders to source, catalyze, and advance transformative ideas by leveraging grant and fellowship opportunities, corporate sponsorships, individual philanthropy, and institutional resources.

Vision

Through a partnership with Academic Affairs, Advancement, and Financial Operations, OGSI seeks to inculcate a culture of entrepreneurship that fosters individual innovation and institutional excellence by cultivating and funding creative ideas that advance the strategic priorities of Willamette University.