Grants and Contracts Associates

Locate your Grants and Contracts Associate by agency:

Associate Agency
Cindy Barnes, Assistant Director, Post-Award, 815-753-6059 Argonne/Fermi Agreements
National Science Foundation

Jenney Ferris, Grants and Contract Associate, 815-753-6131

Katie Mayberry, Grants and Contract Associate, 815-753-3402

Barbara Whitesel, Assistant Director, Post-Award, 815-753-6061 Illinois State Agencies
Kristin Bigelow, Senior Grants and Contracts Associate, 815-753-6064 Private Foundations
Corporate Agreements
Carrie Blackwood-Williams, Senior Grants and Contracts Associate, 815-753-5901 U.S. Department of State
Federal Government Contracts
Local Government
National Institutes of Health
Non-profit Entities
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Energy
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Award assignments can vary by complexity and workload and at the discretion of the Director for Post-Award (Sue Gossman).

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Sponsored Programs Administration
203 Lowden Hall
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115-2828
P: 815-753-1581
F: 815-753-6081

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