There are many types and sources for funding here at the University of Arizona. Whether funding is internal or external, a sponsored project or a gift/donation, different timelines and guidelines will apply. The Research, Innovation & Impact Business Center (RIIBC) Pre-Award team is here to help you determine the appropriate course and timeline, complete application documents, and ensure compliance with all applicable guidance for your particular situation.

The Research, Innovation & Impact Business Center (RIIBC) requests that you notify our Pre-Award team as soon as possible when you are considering a proposal submission. This allows us to provide the best level of support to you and your research team. The best way to notify us of your intent to apply for funding is to complete the Request for Proposal Assistance form.