Several campus units provide information to Illinois faculty about award and funding opportunities.
Office of the Provost
Award Nomination Opportunities
These announcements include information about achievement awards with approaching nomination deadlines and certain funding opportunities that do not have limited submission restrictions. Illinois faculty and staff are encouraged to subscribe to this announcement.
Calls for Nominations
Learn about current nomination opportunities for external awards coordinated at the campus level, as well as campus award programs with upcoming deadlines.
Campus Award Programs
Campus hosts several award programs to recognize faculty and staff for their achievements. Learn more about these programs and how to nominate a colleague.
Faculty are recognized with several honors and distinctions on the Illinois campus. Learn more about these honors.
Office of Foundation Relations
The OFR, under the auspices of the Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement, collaborates with faculty members, campus leaders, and staff to advance partnerships with foundation funders through communications, proposal development, stewardship, and other activities. Visit Foundation Relations website.
Office of the President
The University of Illinois System office sponsors a number of funding opportunities across the campuses. Visit the UI System office website for more information.
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
The OVCR is a valuable resource for external and campus research funding opportunities, including limited submissions. The OVCR can assist faculty and other researchers in identifying and strategizing opportunities that will further their research goals. Visit the OVCR website for contacts and more information.
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research – Humanities, Arts, & Related Fields
The OVCR also provides a range of resources for research/project development and grant-seeking for faculty in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. Visit OVCR-Humanities, Arts, & Related Fields web page for information.