Pivot Funding Opportunities Database

Pivot provides a comprehensive database of funding opportunities worldwide and across all disciplines, as well as a flexible portfolio of tools to track funding opportunities and support research collaborations. Pivot is available to any UCSB faculty, staff, or student with an @ucsb.edu email address. 

Pivot allows you to:

  • Search for funding relevant to your research
  • Get weekly email alerts with new funding opportunities 
  • Save customized lists of funding opportunities
  • Search for potential research colleagues on- or off-campus
  • Create and maintain a personalized profile
  • Automatically match your profile to relevant funding opportunities

Getting Started with Pivot
Access the Pivot website
Check out our step-by-step Guide to Using Pivot
Explore Pivot's training videos and tutorials
Need more help? Contact: Meghan McDonald (mcdonald@research.ucsb.edu)

Curated Funding Lists by Category on Pivot

Research Development maintains curated lists of funding opportunities of relevance to UCSB faculty. These opportunities are anticipated to have broad interest on campus. To access all curated funding opportunities, log into your Pivot account.