SPIN is the world’s largest web-based database for sponsored funding opportunities from federal, state, foundation and university sources. Basic search features are accessible through the campus computing network without a login. Advanced features are available with a SPIN profile, which allows users to access SPIN from any web browser, save searches, create bookmarks, and more.
Members of the University at Albany community may request a SPIN profile. In order to facilitate your request please enter your University at Albany email address in the Create Profile form
Grants for University at Albany graduate students conducting research directly related to the doctoral dissertation or Master’s thesis, or for preliminary doctoral research. Grants for University at Albany graduate students conducting research directly related to the doctoral dissertation or Master’s thesis, or for preliminary doctoral research. Award recipients must submit a final report at the conclusion of their award semester.
The Graduate Research Fellowship provides three years of support for graduate study leading to research-based master’s or doctoral degrees and is intended for students who are in the early stages of their graduate study.
The Graduate Research Fellowship Program Administrative Guide outlines the administrative policies and procedures for Fellows and GRFP Institutions.