Potential Funders

The Office of Research and Engagement supports ongoing research and is committed to supporting faculty in their search for sponsors who will fund research and related activities.

The links below outline common external funding sources for research within the College.  Please reference as each provides information on the application process, funding deadlines, and ORE workshops for the following sources, if available:

There are a variety of additional resources to assist in identifying funding sources based on your areas of research and expertise.  Please consult the following when identifying potential funders:

The Associate Dean of Research and Engagement and your Department Chair are available to meet with you, to help target your search for research support. To make these conversations as productive as possible, please bring the following to your initial meeting:

Contacting a potential sponsor’s program officer can also be helpful in developing a successful proposal. Discuss with the Associate Dean and your Department Chair who is best positioned to make this contact.