Staff Contacts - Awards

Below are the staff contacts for award assistance:

Carol P. Sprague, Director - (413) 545-5893

Theresa Girardi, CRA, Assistant Director - (413) 545-0759

  • National Science Foundation, Co-op Agreements and Center Awards
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • US Department of Justice
  • US Department of Labor
  • US Dept. of Transportation
  • US Department of Treasury
  • Independent establishments (EPA, Inter-American Fdn, NEA, NEH, Office of Research & Dev., Peace Corps., Nuclear Reg. Commission, SBA, Securities & Exchange)
  • US Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Other College & Universities (except subcontracts, refer to prime sponsor

John Fillio, CRA, Senior Grant and Contract Administrator - (413) 545-0698

  • National Science Foundation, Standard Grants
  • NASA (Except Space Telescope Science Institute - STScI)
  • US Department of Education
  • Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL)

Susan Girouard, MSM, CRA, Senior Grant and Contract Administrator - (413) 545-0698

  • USDA (APHIS, MIS, SEA, NIFA, CSRS, NRE Forest Service)
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Department of State (Except US Agency for International Development)
  • Foundations
  • Institutes and Associations (Including Space Telescope Science institute - STScI)
  • Other States and Local Governments
  • Other Sponsors

Andrew Cote , Grant and Contract Administrator - (413) 577-1592

  • US Department of Defense (ARPA, Air Force, AFOSR, Army, Navy)
  • US Department of Interior (Bureau of Indian Affairs, Geological Survey, Nat'l Biological Survey, National Park Service, National Institute of Standards and Technology)
  • US Department of Energy
  • US Department of Commerce (Econ. Dev. Admin., Nat'l Telecomm and Info Adm., NOAA)
  • Quasi Government Agencies (GSA, Nat'l Research Council, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Smithsonian Institution, Holocaust Memorial Museum)

Sara Powers, Grant and Contract Administrator - (413) 545-5885

  • DHHS/PHS (National Institutes of Health NIH, Health Resources and Services Admin., Food & Drug Administration, Agency for Health Care Policy, Head Start)
  • Health Agencies

UMass Innovation Institute - (413) 577-8644

  • Industry