The Office of the Vice President for Research is launching a targeted seed grant program that is intended to foster campus-wide collaborations to facilitate the formation of new interdisciplinary, multi-investigator teams that will pursue significant external funding. In Fall 2019, the program will target two focal research areas:
The academic community recognizes an increasing need to foster interdisciplinary research to address problems and questions that span more than a single field of knowledge. The National Science Foundation has issued a call for proposals regarding Growing Convergence Research. The deadline for these proposals is February 20, 2020. Please join Dr. Ken Smith and Dr. Rick Forster for an information and ideas exchange.
Librarians and professional staff at the Marriott and Eccles Health Sciences Libraries are ready and willing to assist you with research data sharing. We can help you locate a data repository based on your discipline and file format using our Repositories for Research Data guide. If no such repository exists, we can assist you in submitting your datasets to The Hive: University of Utah Research Data Repository.
Pivot is a searchable data base that supports the research and scholarly community at the U. It is available to all University of Utah faculty, staff, and students. Pivot offers a variety of valuable research resources including; funding and publishing opportunities, collaborator identification, and scholarly profiles.
Intramural funding opportunities are supported within the University of Utah and cater to University of Utah faculty looking for support on advanced or preliminary research projects. This includes seed and engine funding as well as specific challenges, initiatives and fellowships offered by various department, colleges or research units.