Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities for UCLA Researchers

Intramural and Extramural Funding Opportunities: Seed Grants, Pilot Funding, Development Projects, Postdoctoral Fellowships, Graduate Student Funding Opportunities and much more...

Intramural Funding

Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Funding Opportunities

The UCLA CTSI offers an array of funding opportunities that support multidisciplinary research in partnership with other campus departments. The UCLA CTSI website also lists several funding search tools such as, Spin, K Kiosk and the UCLA Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) Funding Opportunities Resources.

Pediatric Funding Opportunities

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Funding Opportunities

UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) currently facilitates multiple funding opportunities. Intramural funding opportunities are divided into two programs: Seed Grants and Impact Grants. Extramural funding opportunities are limited and applications are administered via the JCCC.

UCLA Office of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

The Office of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion manages faculty development programs and contributes limited support to various faculty projects.

UCLA Research Enhancement Office

As a service to the UCLA research community, we collate funding opportunities for research and other scholarly activities for 11 monthly newsletters. These are archives of sent newsletters.

David Geffen School of Medicine Seed Grant Program

There are four separate seed grant programs within the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) Seed Grant Program including the Spitzer Grant Research Program, the Harvey L. Karp Discovery Awards at UCLA, the Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (CDMD) at UCLA and the UCLA Children’s Discovery & Innovation Institute (CDI) Seed Grant Program.

Other Resources for Funding Opportunities

Extramural Funding

The UCLA Office of Contract and Grant Administration lists funding opportunities including:

  • California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM)
  • US Department of Defense Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (DoD SBIR/SBTT)
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)

Extramural Fund Management