These grant programs are intended to facilitate UIC research and lead to extramural funding.  Please refer to the guidelines for specific eligibility requirements.  Unless otherwise noted they are administered by the OVCR. 

  1. CRB Pilot Grants –  Up to $20,000 for 1 year – Single or multi Investigator - Next Deadline: TBD
  2. Grants for the Arts, Architecture and Design, and the Humanities. - Next Deadline: TBD
  3. OVCR Bridge Funding Program –  Up to $20,000 for 1 year – 1:1 Match required – Single Investigator - Next Deadline: TBD
  4. OVCR Ignite Award -  $20,000 for six months – 3 or more colleges - Next Deadline: TBD
  5. Chancellors Discovery Fund for Multidisciplinary Research – $30,000 to $40,000 depending upon optional match.  2 years, minimum of 2 investigators. Next Deadline: TBD
  6. Other UIC Seed Funding  
    1. UIC Chancellor's Innovation Fund - Proof-of-Concept Awards Program - Next Deadline:  TBD
    2. 2017 Midwest Roybal Center Pilot Grants - Next Deadline:  Monday, September 11, 2017
    3. Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Award 
    4. George H. Miller Memorial Fund Health Science Student Research (HSSR) Award - Next Deadline:  TBD
    5. Medical Accelerator for Devices Laboratory Applications - Next Deadline:  TBD
    6. UIC Chancellor's Innovation Fund Proof-of-Concept Awards Program - Next Deadline: TBD
    7. Global Health and Well Being Seed Grant Competition - Next Deadline: TBD
    8. UICentre Funding Opportunity - Next Deadline: TBD
    9. Call for Applications - Civic Engagement Discourse Fund Grants - Next Deadline: TBD
    10. LAS Dean's Faculty Research Award - Deadline: February 13, 2017