Sponsored Funding Opportunities

The Office of Research Development has provided lists with sponsored funding opportunities below, organized by category. 

For information on other funding resources, please visit our Funding Your Research webpage.

For a curated list of major external humanities research fellowships with Fall deadlines, see our Humanities Fellowships webpage. For additional information on humanities research development,  please see the Humanities Research Development webpage.

Funding Opportunities 

The following searches are curated by the Office of Research Development through the Pivot grants database and reflect research funding available to faculty and staff researchers. Dissertation, travel and fellowship support are generally not included unless specifically noted. The searches will initially display with new opportunities from the past week. By selecting “All” in the search window, you will find opportunities added in the last 30 days. Pivot login required.


Biological Sciences

Business and Marketing

Communications and Media



Humanistic Social Sciences


Humanities Fellowships


Physical Sciences & Mathematics

Social Sciences

Technology & Computer Science

Funding Programs

Fulbright Opportunities for Faculty and Staff

NSF Virtual Grants Conference

The National Science Foundation (NSF) host virtual grants conferences twice annually. The NSF Grants Conference is designed to give new faculty, researchers, and administrators key insights into a wide range of current issues at NSF. NSF program officers provide up-to-date information about specific funding opportunities and answer attendee questions.  More information on these conference may be found at the NSF Policy Office Outreach website. The next grants conference will be November 14-17, 2022.

NSF hosted the Spring 2022 NSF Virtual Grants Conference from June 6 – 10, 2022. For more information, visit the NSF Grants Conference page. To view the conference presentations and YouTube live streams, visit the NSF Resource Center.

NIH Virtual Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration

Each year, the Office of Extramural Research (OER) sponsors the NIH Regional Seminars on Program Funding and Grants Administration. These seminars are intended to help demystify the application and review process, clarify Federal regulations and policies, and highlight current areas of special interest or concern. Visit the NIH Regional Seminars page to view past presentations and upcoming events.