A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Nick Gould, '09, Executive Director, Institutional Advancement
Contact: Janice Johnson
(202) 250-2943 (videophone) (202) 651-5410 (voice) (202) 651-5467 (fax)
The foundation relations team within Gallaudet University’s Office of Development is fully committed to assisting faculty and staff members seeking private funding from foundations and corporations. We are dedicated to fostering relationships with foundations which reflect and support our University’s priorities. We bring funding opportunities to the attention of our University community and respond to requests for assistance from administrators, faculty, and staff members. These partnerships fulfill the foundation’s mission and advance Gallaudet’s as well.
Looking for support from the foundations relations team in making a funding request for your project? Please complete our Support Request Form. Once we have received and reviewed your form, we will contact you regarding next steps. We can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Ideas related to research, outreach, or programs are suitable for grantseeking; we encourage you to come chat with us about your brilliant ideas!
Our office does not:
Note: Please contact our office before soliciting any foundation for fundraising purposes. The University has active relationships with many of these entities and would like to continue coordinating them carefully.
Important Note: Before we move forward with seeking support and fostering relationships for your faculty project, you must have secured the approval of your department chair, dean, and the provost.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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