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Internal Funding Opportunities

Funding administered through OVPR:

  • Research and Creative Grants
  • Special Research Grants
  • Book Subventions
  • Hamilton Book Awards
  • Co-op Research and Creative Awards

List of general research funding opportunities that are open to any faculty or research staff.

Pivot allows research developers to quickly discover the right funding opportunities. Pivot is available to all UT faculty, staff researchers, research administrators and students.

List of limited submission programs in which the university competes.

ConTex programs provide Mexican Ph.D. students educational opportunities at UT System institutions, allow for the exchange of postdoctoral and faculty fellows, and enable visiting students to participate in research projects.

Find information on the Subvention Grants Program administered by OVPR.

Additional funding opportunities:

Faculty Research Assignments, Summer Research Assignments and Travel Grants provided by the Graduate School in support of faculty research.

Through this program, associate professors pursuing promotion to full professor who are engaged in the development and publication of scholarly books will have financial and programmatic support to focus on their work, regardless of their field of study or academic discipline.

This program offers faculty the opportunity to travel to member institutions to exchange ideas and pursue research. All tenured or tenure-track faculty, plus those who have been in non-tenure-track faculty positions at The University of Texas at Austin for at least six years, are eligible to apply.

HornRaiser is UT’s official crowdfunding platform. Students, faculty and staff can use HornRaiser as a tool to raise money for everything from research projects and class trips to uniforms and competitions.

Campus funding resources and support.

Texas Global Faculty Research Seed Grant provides financial support to faculty across all disciplines to develop and strengthen new or existing partnerships with leading higher education institutions and organizations around the world.

Find international research resources, grant opportunities, and research units at UT Austin.

Sponsored by Dell Medical School, this health product innovation program supports therapeutics, diagnostics, devices and digital health. Open to all UT researchers and students throughout the year until 10 projects have been awarded.

External Funding Opportunities

Find foundation support and competitive intelligence data on select foundation opportunities.

Find public funding and competitive intelligence data on select government agency programs.

Find campus industry funding resources and support.

Find international research resources, grant opportunities, and research units at UT Austin.

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