Get Your Piece of the $55 Billion Funding Pie
July 13, 2018
The University of Idaho Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) subscribes to Pivot, a curated, searchable database of government and private funding opportunities with more than $55 billion in available grants, fellowships, scholarships, awards, papers invited and more.
Pivot matches individual researchers' profiles with appropriate funding opportunities and identifies potential collaborators within and outside the institution. Anyone with a uidaho.edu email account can access Pivot to search for funding, receive alerts on particular opportunities, seek collaborators, and more.
Pivot is a tool that…
- Provides access to the most comprehensive global source of funding opportunities
- Identifies researcher expertise from within or outside of U of I, with millions of profiles from leading research organizations worldwide
- Fosters collaboration by cultivating essential partnerships
- Enhances communication, monitoring, and tracking for individual faculty or teams.
Visit https://pivot.cos.com/funding_main to learn more and access training resources. Pivot users need to create a profile in order to create and update profiles, and save/track funding opportunities. The ORED Research and Faculty Development team can provide Pivot training either one-on-one or in small groups.
About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, nine research and Extension centers, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to nearly 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky and Western Athletic conferences. Learn more at uidaho.edu