Grant Services

Contact Information

We're here to help!

If you are a faculty or staff member interested in pursuing external grant funding, please contact Cheryl McElroy (mcelroyc@xavier.edu), or Shari Howell (howells3@xavier.edu). They are available to help conduct searches for funding opportunities as well as to work with you to get a proposal submitted according to funders' guidelines. Cheryl and Shari also oversee the management of grant awards after funding has been received.

Please note: If you are a faculty or staff member interested in internal funding awards such as Wheeler Awards, Faculty Development Leaves, or Summer Fellowships, please contact Rita Winters at ext. 4286 or email her at wintersn@xavier.edu.

Grants Services Team

Cheryl McElroy
Senior Grant Services Officer
315 Conaton Learning Commons, ML 1110
Phone: 745-1909; Fax: 745-4267
E-Mail: mcelroyc@xavier.edu

Shari Howell
Grant Services Officer
315 Conaton Learning Commons, ML 1110
Phone: 745-1904; Fax: 745-4267
E-Mail: howells3@xavier.edu

Jenn Perry
Accountant II
102 Schmidt Hall; ML 4531
Phone: 745-4837; Fax: 745-3122
E-Mail: perryj2@xavier.edu
Assists in reviewing proposed budgets and with grant award management, including account management, compliance, and financial reporting.