The Division of Research Program Development (DRPD) assists University of Florida faculty and staff in the pursuit of internal and external research funding. The division identifies and publishes a list of Funding Opportunities for the UF community, coordinates the selection of UF’s nominees to limited submission programs, facilitates industry partnerships, and coordinates the annual Research Opportunity Seed Fund program.
To receive alerts of selected opportunities, go to the UF Funding Opportunities website, log in with your GatorLink, and select the subscription tab to customize your preferences.
We encourage you to explore the wealth of information provided by UF Research on all aspects of the research lifecycle, including finding funding.
Pivot-RP accelerates the research process by providing access to the most comprehensive global source of funding opportunities, facilitating collaborator discovery, and offering insights and short-cuts to help research organizations win a larger share of available funding. Create your Pivot-RP account here.
Grants.gov provides a common website for federal agencies to post discretionary funding opportunities and for grantees to find and apply to them.
FoundationSearch provides North America's leading source of funding information for non-profits and charities. Their online resource includes more than 120,000 foundations, representing billions of dollars in annual granting, and includes tools to locate grants by type, value, year, recipient, donor and historical giving trends, and much more. The Grants Program has access to this database; please contact us for more information.