Funding Opportunities

The Office of Research focus is on making key investments in the UC research enterprise that will impact our local, national and global partners to advance multi- and trans-disciplinary initiatives in existing and emerging communities of research excellence at UC.

Office of Research Funding

The Office of Research offers a variety of internal programs for funding UC researchers.

External Partner Opportunities

The Office of Research provides resources to help finding external partner opportunities

SPIN: Funding Opportunity Search Engine

The University of Cincinnati offers SPIN to provide a platform to search for Funding Opportunities. It features customizable queries for funding opportunities that match exactly what you are eligible to receive. To access this tool go to while on a UC network. In order to create custom searches you must create an account using the instructions found here.

You can see the SPIN Quick Start and the User Guide for more information.

Limited Submission Portal

Limited submissions are funding opportunities in which the sponsor restricts the number of applications from an organization. This portal, using data from the SPIN website (see above), allows UC researchers to find these specific opportunities and express interest. To learn more, please review the Limited Submission Process

Early Career Funding Opportunities

A list of funding opportunities from both Federal and non-Federal sponsor that are intended for early career investigators.