Welcome to RDS—Research Development Services

RDS manages resources and provides tools to support your faculty research including:

  • OVCR Internal Funding  - NO CURRENT 2018 OPPORTUNITIES
  • Authorization to apply to a one per institution “limited submission” grant opportunity
  • Grants Databases to match your expertise with compatible funding opportunities – Learn more or enter a key word below to do a quick search right now!

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RDS Announcements

UIC Chancellor’s Innovation Fund POC Awards Program Fall 2018

Jul 10

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.

2017 Researcher and Scholar of the Year awards and 2017 Inventor of the Year Recipients

Jan 9

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Office of Technology Management at the University of Illinois at Chicago are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 UIC Researcher and Scholar of the Year awards and the 2017 Inventor of the Year.  These awards recognize and celebrate the efforts and commitment of individuals who advance knowledge as well as inspire and promote continued excellence in research and scholarship at UIC. 

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