The Office of the Vice Provost for Research is supporting and mobilizing NYU's research expertise and scientific capabilities to aid New York City and people across the globe affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Resources for Researchers: Funding Opportunities, Inventories of Faculty Research Expertise, Laboratories and Shared Equipment, and working group information are accessible at any time and will be continuously updated.
Understanding that academic research from across disciplines is required to assess, monitor, and alleviate the impact of COVID-19, the office runs the COVID-19 Research Catalyst Grants internal funding opportunity to support projects aimed at addressing the pandemic.The first round of awards was made in April 2020 to the following recipients:
The MGI, directed by Vice Provost for Research Stacie Grossman Bloom and the Office Sponsored Program’s growing Research Development unit, works closely to aid NYU researchers and program directors in securing funding for groundbreaking and multidisciplinary sponsored projects.
A number of institutional seed funds support faculty across the disciplines in curriculum development, research and scholarship, and entrepreneurship, with a number of fellowship opportunities earmarked specifically for junior faculty.
UDAR is dedicated to soliciting the private funding necessary to support the strategic goals of the University in teaching, learning, and research