Office of Corporate & Foundation Relations (OCFR)

OCFR facilitates mutually beneficial collaborations between University at Albany faculty and staff and foundations.

“When you give to the University at Albany, you not only give to the university, but through the university, because of the social impact of our research and innovative programs on New York State communities, the nation, and the world.”

Faculty & Staff

University at Albany’s faculty and staff can contact our office at to request assistance with exploring grant opportunities with foundations.


Whether you represent a private foundation (individual, family, or a corporation) or a public foundation (grant making public charity or community foundation), the University at Albany’s Office of Corporate & Foundation Relations (OCFR) welcomes the opportunity to introduce you to faculty and staff who are working on socially-impacting research projects and innovative programs that not only enrich and impact our students’ lives, but truly impact the Capital Region, New York State, and the world.