Curated Pivot-RP Funding Opportunities

Pivot-RP is a comprehensive database of funding opportunities covering all academic and discipline areas.  Curated searches are saved PIVOT-RP searches of potential interest to multiple investigators or deparments at UM, and are prepared based on research interests communicated to any member of the ORSP Research Development Team.

Opportunities are updated continuously within each link, so bookmark this page and check it often.  If you have a suggestion for a curated search, please contact any member of the team, or email

Aging/ElderlyOlder Adults
Air Pollution/Air Quality

Artificial Intelligence

Brain Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury
Capacity Building - Engineering
Capacity Building - Social Sciences
Climate Change/Climate/Ecosystems
Coastal Floods/Flooding
Coastal Management
Community Engagement
Community Outreach
Community Resilience
Disaster/Emergency Preparedness
Disaster Recovery/Resilience
Disaster/Emergency Response
DrugDeliveryNeuroHIV (EG1)
Environmental Contamination
Environmental Engineering/Sustainability
Environmental Health
Environmental Toxicology/Toxicology
Farmer Mental Health & Wellbeing
Food Security/Safety
Green Engineering
Health Disparities
Health Outcomes
Health & Wellbeing
Housing Insecurity
Infectious Diseases/Disease Control/Epidemiology
Nanomedicine & Immunoengineering (EG5)
NEH Opportunities for IHLs and Individuals
News and Journalsim
Nutrition, Dietetics
Poverty/Child Welfare
Race, Racism, Antiracism, Discrimination, Inequality
Research Methods
Rural Populations
Sleep Disorder/Science/Medicine
Social Capital
Stormwater Management
Structural Health/Integrity
Substance Abuse
Substance Use with Alcohol (EG4)

Undergraduate STEM Education
Water Quality
Water Crisis/Security/Management
Water Reuse/Citizen Scientist

Student Opportunities 

Click one of the curated searches below launch in a new browser window to see matching funding opportunities. You will need to either be on the network, or you will need to login to Pivot using your institutional credentials (webId/password). Note that there may be a 10 to 20 second delay after you click the link before the web page populates with funding opportunities. 

Opportunities for Graduate Students
Opportunities for Graduate Students (U.S. citizenship NOT required)
Opportunities for Undergraduate Students
Opportunities for Undergraduate Students (U.S. citizenship NOT required)