R. Shawn Bennett
Shawn serves as the agency eGrants Liaison. This position supports both internal and external customers in the processing and administering of electronic applications submitted to NIFA. He also conducts internal and external training on eGrant related systems. Further responsibilities include evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of management; monitoring sophisticated management information systems; preparing briefings and presentations on analytical findings and recommendations; directing the development of new and existing issuances; and representing the organization at meetings.