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The Office of Research and Engagement (ORE) is committed to supporting faculty and students in their search for sponsors to fund their research projects.

Internal Funding—ORE offers several internal funding opportunities for researchers.

External Funding Opportunities—ORE developed curated lists of funding opportunities.

Limited Submission Opportunities—Database showing the status of projects that limit the number of proposals UT can submit. To receive e-mail notifications when limited submission opportunities are posted, sign up to receive Limited Submission Opportunities via email.

Young Investigator Opportunities—Listing of programs intended for late postdoctoral investigators and young faculty.

Funding Opportunity Databases—Searchable databases for external funding opportunities.

Opportunities in the Humanities—Faculty members who wish to discuss proposals for specific funding opportunities in the humanities should contact Alan Rutenberg in Research Development at arutenberg@utk.edu.

Funding Opportunities for Faculty Research in the Social Sciences

Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Candidates