Welcome - Our services include:

Grant Funding - support for all stages of grant development and management - help finding funds from government agencies and private foundations - grantsmanship training.

Research Services and Compliance - resources and support for research and other creative scholarship, including planning assistance, mentoring, datasets, seed grants, symposia, Research Advisory Council - oversees research compliance, including Human Subjects (IRB), Animal Subjects, Research Integrity, and related areas - provides guidance and training for faculty, staff, and students on research regulations and compliance topics.

Intellectual Property - home of the Office of Intellectual Property - information about protecting intellectual property through patents, trade secrets, copyrights and trademarks - information for business and industry on licensing intellectual property developed at UNI - guidance for the use of material protected by copyright.

PI Database

Effective July 1, 2015 - the PI Database will not be available. It is undergoing updating and revisions. Thank you for your patience.

Administration Change

Effective July 1, 2015 Tolif Hunt will be Interim Director of Research and Sponsored Programs.

Sign Up for RSP Mailing Lists

Receive monthly funding opportunity announcements by subscribing to the RSP-PreAward list.

Anyone interested in research involving human participants should send an email to Anita Gordon at anita.gordon@uni.edu and ask to be included in the RSP-IRB list.

Receive news and information related to managing a sponsored project at RSP-Postaward list.

NEH Summer Stipends - Internal Deadline: Sept. 8, 2015

UNI may nominate two full-time faculty to apply to the National Endowment for the Humanities' Summer Stipend program, a $6,000 outright award to an individual scholar for two consecutive months of full-time research and writing. The deadline to compete for a nomination is 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, 2015.

Please see UNI's Summer Stipend Guidelines for more information on the program and for instructions on how to apply for a UNI nomination.

For questions, please contact Kerri Robinson.  Note, part-time faculty, adjunct faculty, and staff are eligible to apply without being nominated.

News and Announcements

Effective July 1, 2015 - the PI Database will not be available. It is undergoing updating and revisions. Thank you for your patience.

Effective July 1, 2015 Tolif Hunt will be Interim Director of Research and Sponsored Programs.

For past events and announcements, please see: News and Announcements Archive