C.R. Anderson Research Fund Committee


  1. Review the language used to talk about the fund, Board, Committee, and processes. Propose possible enhancements.
  2. Develop a job description for the Committee Chair.
  3. Collect sample proposals and consider the value and means of sharing them with potential grant applicants.
  4. Complete proposal reviews and send decision letters within the six-week time frame.
  5. Monitor and report progress on funded proposals.
  6. Maintain correspondence with grant recipients to encourage on-time project completion and submission to an ABC journal.
  7. Strengthen the emphasis on business communication research in website descriptions of the CRARF grant.
  8. Elaborate the proposal submission guidelines to provide more guidance to applicants.
  9. Recommend new charges for the following year.
  10. Request committee members additions/drops by first logging into ABC and then completing the quick Committee Update Request form at: http://tinyurl.com/CommitteeUpdateRequest.
  11. Post September 1 annual report on your community page forum site and email copy to First VIce President.

Community Page

The Community Page for this committee is for members and links to the committee's forum and file library.

Committee Members 2020

Name End Date
Sara Doan 12/31/2022
Jacqueline Mayfield 12/31/2022
Milton Mayfield 12/31/2022
Jacob D. Rawlins, Chair 12/31/2020
Craig Rollo 12/31/2020
Gail F. Thomas 12/31/2021
Yunxia Zhu 12/31/2020

C.R. Anderson Research Fund Proposals and Call for Applications

C.R. Anderson Foundation Grant Recipients

Marty Baker Graham Research Grant