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Workshop: Use PIVOT to Locate Grant Funding

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
3:30pm – 4:15pm

Storrs Campus
Homer Babbidge, Electronic Classroom 2

Pivot ( is the most comprehensive search engine for grants in all disciplines - with 26,000 funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion. Pivot makes it easy to search for grants in your research area, and to establish funding alerts which automatically let you know when new opportunities become available in your field. Pivot: - includes research, travel, and postdoctoral funding opportunities, available through thousands of federal, state, corporate, non-profit, and foundation sponsors - has funding opportunities for faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars - contains Scholar Profiles for every UConn faculty member - to match researchers with appropriate grants, and to help identify potential research collaborators across schools and campuses

A hands-on workshops will be held Tues. Oct 7 from 3:30-4:15 in Homer Babbidge Library, and at other times throughout the semester. To register, go to:

Pivot is funded through a partnership between the Office of the Vice President for Research and UConn Libraries.


Dawn Cadogan,

Office of the Vice President for Research (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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