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External Grants

Pivot

Pivot is an extensive database of funding opportunities that includes federal agencies, private and foundational sponsors. All UH faculty, staff and students have free access to this database. You may join by going to http://pivot.cos.com/, clicking on the "Sign up” on the upper right side of the screen and filling in requested information. Pivot will automatically create a profile for you and match funding to your research.

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Funding Opportunities

Below are links to opportunities within the PIVOT database, curated by department/school.

  • Communication Sciences and Disorders
    Search opportunities relating to Speech Pathology, Hearing Disorders, Audiology and more.

  • Comparative Cultural Studies
    Search opportunities relating to Anthropology, Religious Studies, Liberal Studies and more.

  • Economics
    Search opportunities relating to Econometrics, Labor Economics, International Economics and more.

  • English
    Search opportunities relating to English Literature, Comparative Literature, Creative Writing and more.

  • Health and Human Performance
    Search opportunities relating to Cardiovascular Physiology, Obesity Research, Exercise Science and more.

  • History
    Search opportunities relating to Ancient History, Digital Humanities, Modern History and more.

  • Hispanic Studies
    Search opportunities relating to Mexican American History, Latin American Studies, Latin American Literature and more.

  • Jack J. Valenti School of Communication
    Search opportunities relating to Mass Communication, Journalism, Broadcast Media and more.

  • Modern and Classical Languages
    Search opportunities relating to Classical/Ancient Languages, Romantic Languages, Classical Latin Language and more.

  • Philosophy
    Search opportunities relating to Ethics, Metaphysics, Aesthetics and more.

  • Political Science
    Search opportunities relating to Quantitative Methods, Political Methodology, Government and more.

  • Psychology
    Search opportunities relating to Clinical Psychology, Behavioral/Experimental Psychology, Child Psychology and more.

  • Sociology
    Search opportunities relating to Immigration, Sociology of Gender/Sex, Mobility and more.