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Research Opportunities

If you want to do research that makes a difference, the University of Idaho is the place for you.
We're a leading national research university that attracts outstanding faculty and students like you who are passionate about their work.

Consider the ways we bring research opportunities to you: 
  • We are Idaho's only institution to earn the prestigious Carnegie Foundation distinction for high research activity.
  • We attract the grants and contracts – totaling more than $100 million each year – that fund innovative research in our world-class facilities.
  • Our Student Grant Program funds student-led research. It will introduce you to the processes and skills you'll need to apply for professional level research grants, including proposal writing, external peer review, and project presentation.
  • Faculty and students team up for research projects at our institutes and centers. Here, you'll contribute to our nationally recognized research on issues that affect the state, the region and the nation.