1. Refining the Idea

A. Introduction

Grant Cycle Infographic Image Map

Grants-in-aid of research are available from many private foundations and public agencies. Most have particular areas of interest and limitations on the size of possible awards. Almost all foundations and agencies have deadlines for receiving proposals. Therefore, having ready access to information about funding opportunities is essential. The Office of Research provides this information through several outlets.

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