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The Research Development Office
Internal UD funds are available to support research, scholarship and creative activities through annual university-wide competitions.
External funding opportunities sponsored by various agencies from NASA to Delaware Department of Education. You must login with your UD credentials to view these opportunities.
Funding opportunities that have limits on the number that may be submitted from a single institution.
New and Young Faculty
These programs are intended for late postdoctoral investigators and new faculty. This resource has been developed by UC Berkeley and can be utilized by the UD’s research community.
COS PIVOT Database
Detailed professional information for scientists and scholars worldwide.
Foundation Directory (UD Paid Version)
Provides information on U.S. grantmakers and their grants. The database has full-text search capability across more than 250,000 990s.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
Find sources for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards and other financial support. NOTE: This database can only be accessed from within the University of Delaware Library.
An interactive mapping tool that combines the Foundation Center’s data on grantmakers and their grants with Google maps.
Government Grants database
Grants.gov system houses information on over 1,000 grant programs and vets grant applications for federal grant-making agencies.
IGNITE- NineSigma Innovation Bulletin
NineSigma helps organizations in the public, private and nonprofit sectors 'connect with the world' to find new solutions, knowledge and partners to accelerate their innovation cycle.
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)
The Oak Ridge Associated Universities is a consortium aimed at encouraging and enhancing the strengthening of U.S. research and education. Their opportunities are based on “field of interest,” begin throughout the year, and vary with respect to US citizenship requirements.
Recently Funded Projects
|Enhancing Soldier Protection to Defeat Evolving Threats||Joseph Deitzel||DOD||$ 4,999,997|
|Carbon Monitoring System Across Mexico||Rodrigo Vargas Ramos||NASA||$ 1,455,582|
|Rocky Shores Experiments and SImulations||James Kirby||DOD||$ 1,242,328|
|Nozzle heating and cooling patterns for improved hypersonic quiet wind-tunnel design.||Joseph Kuehl||DOD||$ 973,636|
|Chiral Exceptional Point Manifested Active Tuning in Integrated Photonics||Tingyi Gu||DOD||$ 916,016|
|Mechanisms and Consequences of Reverse Transcription in HIV-1 Cores||Juan Perilla||HHS||$ 596,072|
|Spin In- Cultivating A High-Skilled Regional Workforce||Amalea Rassias||DOC||$ 509,615|
|DE Network for Excellence in Autism||Sarah Mallory||Delaware Dept of Health & Social Service||$ 500,000|
|Intelligent CyberInfrastructure with Computational Learning in the Environment||Rudolf Eigenmann||NSF||$ 450,578|
|Floodplain Management in the United States: Where, Why, and How Policies to Limit or Remove Development have Shaped Exposure Outcomes||Anne Siders||NSF||$ 290,090|
|A Large Constellation of Spacecraft for Mapping the 3D Magnetic Structure of the Solar Wind||Bennett Maruca||NASA||$ 249,694|
|Studying the Connections and Gaps Between Education Research and School Practices||Henry May||Delaware Department of Education||$ 225,726|
|Middle and High School Reimagine Math Coaching and Professional Development||Faith Muirhead||Dept of Educ||$ 201,900|
|Geologic Map of the Drederica and Bennetts Pier Quadrangles, Delaware||Kelvin Ramsey||DOI||$ 194,361|
|The Persistence of Cover Cropping in the U.S.||Kent Messer||USDA||$ 175,000|
|Leveraging Simulations in Preservice Preparation to Improve Mathematics Teaching for Students with Disabilities||Lynsey Gibbons||NSF||$ 96,204|
|HR Competencies for Restaurant Managers||Ali Poorani||TREAS||$ 22,500|
Anshuman Razdan, PhD
Associate Vice President
for Research Development
Ph: (302) 831-6703
Ph: (302) 831-8169
FUNDING / LIMITED SUBMISSIONS
Ph: (302) 831-7088
EDUCATION / TRAINING
Research Education Coordinator
Ph: (302) 831-3777
IT Support Consultant III
Ph: (302) 831-8621
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