Funding discovery databases help identify opportunities from public and private funders. UVa has licensed three tools for funding discovery:
In addition, several resources allow you to search grant-related publication data in order to see trends and patterns:
Learn about all the major features in Pivot including how to create an account, quick search, advanced search, sponsor search, refining your query and more. Note: Pivot now provides single sign-on integration, so users can login using NetBadge.
Pivot includes researcher profiles; however there are several limitations in their ability to capture faculty scholarly activities. At this time consultations are not provided for Pivot profiles. Faculty can learn more at http://proquest.libguides.com/pivot/what
Learn how to create an account, use your homepage, and understand your account settings.
UVA Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) provides the following guide on searching foundations (UVA only). NOTE: CFR assists UVA faculty and staff with working with foundations. Work with them if you are interested in pursuing foundation funding (some funder relations are controlled by the Office of the President and/or Foundation Relations, and you must get prior approval before initiating contact with these funders.)