External Funding & Training

Big Proposal Bootcamp

This 11-week educational program introduces a small cohort of faculty to the skills they need to excel at large-scale, cross-disciplinary proposals. It connects participants to the diverse resources of support that Pitt has to offer as they develop those proposals.

Sponsored Funding

A curated list of external funding and training resources for the Pitt Research community. 

Philanthropic Funding

The Division of Philanthropic & Alumni Engagement cultivates relationships with contributors, alumni, and other constituents on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC, generating support for teaching, research, and care. 

Letter of Support Request

Contact the Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor for Research if you need to request for a personalized letter of institutional commitment, endorsement, or other support for a funder.