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External funding eligibility: Only those individuals who meet the requirements of the Investigator Eligibility Policy for Sponsored Projects may be named as Principal Investigators or Co-Investigators on proposals for external funding.
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External Funding Opportunities

SPIN: World's largest database of sponsored funding opportunities (federal, state, foundation, university and crowd-funded). University at Albany users may request an account from the SPIN login page.

New York State Grants Gateway: Database of funding opportunities from New York State agencies.

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA): Browsable list of competitive contract solicitations.

New York City Health and Human Services (NYC HHS) Accelerator: Database of client and community based contract opportunities with New York City agencies.

Internal Funding Opportunities

Internal Funding Eligibility: an Internal Awards Endorsement Form must accompany all proposals for internal funding.

Faculty Research Award Program (FRAP):
Partial support to catalyze and seed research, scholarly and creative endeavors with potential for subsequent external support. Award amounts range from $1,000 to $10,000.
FRAP Guidelines and Application  
FRAP Final Report

Conference Support Program: Grants to support organized research conferences.
Conference Support Award Guidelines and Application
Conference Support Award Final Report

Journal Support Program: Grants to support journal editorships.
Journal Support Award Guidelines and Application   
Journal Support Award Final Report