The Office of Grants & Contracts (GCO) at UIC supports University faculty and their departments in the administration and expenditure of sponsored project awards by developing and disseminating policies and procedures, managing the financial interactions with sponsors, and assuring compliance with University and sponsor policies, while minimizing the administrative burden on faculty and protecting the interests of the faculty and the University.
The primary services of the UIC Office of Grants & Contracts include:
UIC has a sponsored portfolio of approximately 2790 active awards and $356M in sponsored expenditures from Federal, State, Other Government, and Private funding sources (FY17 figures).
On behalf of the UIC Chancellor's Innovation Fund (CIF), IllinoisVENTURES, in partnership with the Office of Technology Management, is pleased to announce the 2018 POC Awards Program. Selected proposals may receive funding of up to $200,000 over 2 phases of funding for research projects with commercial potential.