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Proposal Preparation Fact Sheet

Some granting agencies may request the following information on the proposal cover sheet.

VSU Authorized Official: 
Makola M. Abdullah
P. O. Box 9001
Tel:  (804) 524-5070      
Fax: (804) 524-6506

VSU Authorized Representative:
Dale Wesson
Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Office of the President
Tel:  (804) 524-6850

Charlene Wyche
Director, Office of Sponsored Research and Programs
P. O. Box 9704
Tel:  (804) 524-1040
Fax: (804) 524-6518


Virginia State University
1 Hayden Drive
Petersburg, VA 23806-0001

Congressional District – 4th (Enter VA-004 in applications.)
Senate District – 16th
Virginia House District – 63rd

Indirect Cost Rates (F & A Costs):

All On-Campus programs: 44.00%

All Off-Campus programs: 20.00%

These predetermined rates are multiplied by a BASE of modified total direct costs (MTDC) and are effective from 07/01/2017 to 06/30/2021.

Indirect cost agreement with the Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) on 10/25/2018.

DHHS POC and Phone is Wheatford Ashby, 214-767-3261

Fringe benefit rates:

37% of salaries and wages for full-time employees; 7.65% for part-time employees.

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