Research Funding Opportunities

Faculty members at UB are encouraged to take advantage of research funding opportunities from CEPP (see Fellowships) and from within UB, listed below, as well as from local, state, and federal agencies and foundations.   

Please forward your suggestions for additional funding opportunities to Laura Mangan at

Research funding opportunities exists centrally at UB from the Office of the Vice President for Research, and within interdisciplinary centers, institutes, and other programs throughout UB. The list below gives examples that may be of interest to UB scholars affiliated with the Civic Engagement and Public Policy research initiative.


Provides grants for faculty research, conferences and workshops related to law and/or legal institutions. Also provides information about external grant opportunities.

Provides Research and Fellowship Opportunities for Humanities scholars.

Offers Course Development Awards and Research Awards.

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) invites UB faculty to take advantage of funding opportunities that enhance their research and scholarly efforts. The OVPR invites UB faculty to take advantage of a number of research funding programs. 

The Faculty Internationalization Fund supports international engagement by UB faculty – including international collaborative research.