CBE Intranet

Research Funding Opportunities

If you know of a great opportunity that you don’t see listed, please email CBE Research at beres@uw.edu and we’ll be happy to share it with the community.

CBE Grants

UW Grants

  • The Royalty Research Fund (RRF) is set aside to help those who are new to research with seed money (up to $40,000 and two years of research). Submissions for RRF funding are accepted twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall.

Grant Opportunities Databases

Select CBE-related Foundation Grants

Bullitt Foundation Grants, September 15 and March 15, annually
Projects that explore one of five program areas in the Emerald Corridor, the region bounded by Vancouver, BC to the north, Portland to the south, and the Cascades to the east: Energy, Climate, and Materials; Regional Ecosystem Health; Resilient Cities, Healthy Communities; Deep Green Buildings; and Thought Leadership and Innovation.

Graham Foundation Grants to Individuals, Inquiry Form deadline Sept 15th annually
Projects about architecture and the designed environment that will contribute to an individual’s creative, intellectual, and professional growth at crucial or potentially transformative stages in their career.

Graham Foundation Grants to Organizations, 2020 cycle closed
Programs that support architecture and the designed environment.

Guggenheim Fellowship, Ongoing
Mid-career individuals in the arts and sciences.

MacArthur Foundation, Ongoing
Currently accepting proposals that focus on conservation and sustainable development.

PCI Foundation, Ongoing
Educational and research initiatives focused on innovative approaches to the integrated and sustainable use of precast concrete design, fabrication, and construction.

Rauschenberg Foundation Grants, Ongoing
Programs and projects that align with the Foundation’s aspiration to achieve a vibrant, equitable, and sustainable world through the power of creative problem solving.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Ongoing
Supports pioneering ideas and innovative solutions to build a Culture of Health in America.

Scan|Design Foundation, Ongoing
Focuses on promoting cooperation between Denmark and the United States through student intern, exchange and fellowship programs in architecture.

Surdna Foundation, Ongoing
Programs and projects that align with the Foundation’s priority areas of Sustainable Environments, Strong Local Economies, and Thriving Cultures.

Wellcome Trust – Our Planet, Our Health, Ongoing
Research that focuses on human health, particularly solutions that protect, nurture, and sustain the planet.

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Ongoing
Currently accepting proposals that focus on energy, climate, and conservation issues.