There are several funding opportunities across the university for community-engaged research.
CCTR Pilot and Feasibility Grants
Grants are now available through the CCTR to support preliminary studies that enable researchers to develop hypotheses, preliminary data and methods necessary for submission of highly competitive applications to extramural funding resources. Applications are due by Nov. 1.
Council on Community Engagement mini-grants
This seed grant program was established to encourage the development of university-community partnerships that address local community needs. Grants are awarded each spring, and a maximum award of $20,000 is available per project. For more information on how to apply, please visit the VCU Division of Community Engagement website.
VCU Office of Research databases
The Office of Research has several databases and resources for searching funding opportunities. To learn more, please visit our funding opportunities page.