UIC Funding Resources



Campus Research Board (CBR)

Provides seed money to research projects in their beginning stages; CBR competition is open to tenured and tenure-track UIC faculty for research projects in areas of Basic Life Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Social Sciences

Institute for the Humanities

Applicants from the Arts, Architecture, and Humanities may apply to the OVCR-AAH Competition

UIC Great Cities Institute 

UIC Institute for Environmental Science and Policy (IESP)

Supports original, multidisciplinary research and demonstration projects on environmental problems and issues in urban, regional, and global settings