UB Funding


Visitors enjoy the work of Coalesce BioArt Lab artists who enjoy university support as they creatively engage with the tools and technologies of the life sciences.

University funding aligns with UB's goals, changing over time with new strategic directions. These interdisciplinary seed funds are meant to assist in attracting larger external grants.

Deadline Program Amount
May 7 SMART Start up to $25,000
March UB Center for Advanced Biomedical and Bioengineering Technology grants generally $10,000—$50,000
March Community for Global Health Equity funding up to $50,000
May 19, 2017 Genome, Environment and Microbiome Pilot Funding up to $50,000
May 31, 2017 RENEW Seed Grants up to $35,000
September  BioXFEL Collaboration Grants up to $35,000
October Translational Pilot Studies up to $50,000 in direct costs
October IMPACT (Innovative Micro-Programs Accelerating Collaboration in Themes) funding up to $35,000
Rolling deadline Arts and Humanities Seed Funding up to $5,000
Rolling deadline Collaborative Research Grant Program 150% match up to $40,000
Rolling deadline UB Small Business Innovation Award up to 20% match for internal direct cost expenditures
Rolling deadline OVPRED Grant Resubmission Awards up to $15,000