GW offers multiple networking, funding, grant writing, and career development resources for researchers and investigators across the university.


Build your research networks with the searchable Research Matters faculty database that connects over 600 investigators at GW and Children’s National Hospital. Join investigators who receive weekly funding opportunity announcements in 25 themes, including cancer, through Research Matters.

GW SMHS programs, research core facilities, and resources are found here. Search for faculty with the GW SMHS Faculty Directory, or Milken Institute School of Public Health Faculty Directory

Explore clinical and translational research opportunities in our partnership with the Clinical and Translational Science Institute at Children’s National (CTSI-CN), which offers a KL2 mentored research program, vouchers and pilot grant support.

The Clinical Trials Office at the GW Cancer Center can help navigate your clinical trial from initial proposal to successful completion. Learn more about GW’s  Clinical Trial Management System  or access the extensive training library.

The GW SMHS Center for Faculty Excellence (CFE) offers extensive leadership programs for junior and mid-level investigators to promote career development. Learn about important milestones for faculty at GW SMHS including appointments, promotions and tenure. Access faculty career development resources from Milken Institute School of Public Health.

Become an expert in grant writing through the CTSI-CN, the  CTS 6266 course, “Grant Writing for the Individual Investigator” and GW’s research enhancement initiatives.