Internal Funding Opportunities

Select Internal Funding Opportunities:

Center/Department Opportunity Anticipated Deadline
Becker Friedman Institute Data Acquisition Grants
Acquisition, management, and maintenance of data sets for research projects in economics
December TBD
The Big Ideas Generator Workshops, exploratory research, and research intensive projects in any field of scholarly inquiry TBD
Data and Science Institute Data Science Discovery Grants
Early-stage, interdisciplinary, data science research project and exploratory convenings.
December TBD
Center for Health Administration Studies Faculty Seed Grants
Health services and policy research
April TBD
Center for International Social Science Research Faculty Research
Empirical, international research across the social sciences
December TBD
Center for International Social Science Research Faculty Publications
Empirical, international research across the social science
Center in Paris

Faculty Grants
Collaborative initiatives, events, and research projects with a significant component in Paris

March TBD
Chapin Hall Joint Research Fund
Research partnerships to promote the wellbeing of children and families

January 2022 (letter of intent)

March 2022 (full Application)

Council on Advanced Studies Workshop or Study Group
Interdisciplinary workshops for faculty and students
April TBD
Institute for Translational Medicine Pilot Awards
Translational health research that is novel, innovative, and/or multidisciplinary

September TBD
(letter of intent)

April 22, 2022 (full application)

Kenneth C. Griffin Applied Economics Incubator Research Grants
Faculty research related to a yearly theme – 2021: The Data Revolution: Econometric Tools for the Big Data Era
January 9, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. CST
Neubauer Collegium Faculty Research
Humanities and Social Sciences Collaborative Research, Workshops
October TBD
Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts Faculty Research
Innovative, data-driven research on global conflict
December TBD
Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation George Shultz Innovation Fund
Helps turn research into useful applications and profitable ventures
September TBD; February 2022
Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge Faculty Seed Grants
Knowledge formation and Artificial Intelligence
March 1, 2022
UChicago Center in Hong Kong Yuen Research Grants
Research projects in Hong Kong and Greater Bay Area of mainland China that examine areas of particular interest to the region.

October TBD; December TBD;
March 1, 2022;
June 1, 2022

UChicago Global:
Center in Delhi
Center in Beijing
Center in Hong Kong
Latin American Program
Conferences and events; professional development for local and regional officials; and faculty research on India, China, or Latin America December TBD
Women’s Board Faculty Research
The arts and cultural institutions; the quality of student life; community outreach
March TBD