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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

The UCSF Office of Sponsored Research subscribes to a comprehensive database of available funding for research. It's called Pivot. Create a profile, save your search. You can also use Pivot to showcase your research and expertise among researchers and scholars in other institutions worldwide.

Also of interest:

Limited Submission Opportunities (LSOs)

Office of Sponsored Research funding resources for faculty

Clinical & Translational Science (CTSI) programs and funding opportunities

Resource Allocation Program

Research Investigator Handbook
(formerly known as the New Investigator's Quick Guide)

Robert L. Faiman, Jr. Young Investigator’s Travel Award
for Epilepsy and Traumatic Brain Injury

Full time residents and fellows in the Department of Neurology are eligible to apply for this $2,000 travel award to attend a scientific meeting to present on topics as they relate to basic or applied clinical research in the areas of traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, bio/and or genetic markers of epilepsy variants. Please contact Daniel Lowenstein to apply.

Here's a handy glossary of terms used in research administration.