New York University is among the nation's premier institutions for research. Philanthropic support helps fuel the engine of innovation and enables transformative discoveries impacting all areas of society. Our Institutional Engagement Officers, are available to help you cultivate the private funding necessary to support the strategic goals of the University in teaching, learning, and research.

Centrally Managed Corporate and Foundation Relationships

To both coordinate multiple submissions and maximize the likelihood of funding, Institutional Engagement actively manages a specific list of corporate and foundation funders. Clearance to apply to these organizations must be requested if: 

  • You decide to pursue one of the corporations or foundations for funding
  • You, a colleague, a faculty member or a Dean plans to meet, speak, or email someone at one of the corporations or foundations
  • You are responding to an RFP