Lab research

Research Funding

Research activity at the University of Idaho continues to increase bringing with it insight and innovation to the state, the nation and the world. This past year the university generated more than $89 million in research funding, an increase of 7.5 percent over the prior year.

Research funding generated by the University of Idaho constitutes about 74 percent of all research funding earned by Idaho public universities. During the same time period, total sponsored activity at the university topped $129 million over the previous year; that's roughly 70 percent of all sponsored funding brought in by Idaho's public universities.