Foundation, Government & Faculty Grants

The Department of Foundation, Government, and Faculty Grants develops and strengthens partnerships that are beneficial to the advancement of Gettysburg College. The office seeks outside grant funding to support a variety of college initiatives including scholarships, faculty research, building or conservation, equipment, and other programs that are consistent with the College’s priorities.

View the Grants Guidebook

Foundation, Government and Faculty Grants

Laura Runyan
Laura Runyan
Director of Foundation, Government and Faculty Grants
(717) 337-6505

  • Department leadership
  • Institutional grant proposals
  • Foundation prospect contact and visits
  • Faculty research proposal support (conceptualization, editing, targeted feedback)
  • Stewardship

Katie Weigle
Katie Weigle
Grants and Restricted Funds Manager
(717) 337-6481

  • Budget development
  • Subawards
  • Post-award grants management/accounting
  • Federal grants compliance

Vikki Slaybaugh
Vikki Slaybaugh
Administrative Assistant Foundation, Government and Faculty Grants
(717) 337-6524

  • Grant records management
  • Proof reading
  • Office administration

Heidi Gillis
Heidi Gillis ’97
Part-Time Grant Writer

  • Institutional proposals less than $50k
  • Prospect research