News & Updates

NSF PAPPG 17-1 applies to all NSF proposal submissions as of 1/30/2017. Please view the NSF Proposal Tool Kit for more information.

Read a summary of the FY2016 Omnibus Appropriations Act

Visit the new NIH LibGuide created by ORC

Visit the new NSF LibGuide created by ORC

Visit the new Foundations LibGuide created by ORC


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Outreach Services

We provide information and resources throughout the year with a variety of available and/or requested workshops/presentations to UCF researchers. We bring UCF researchers/partners together in collaboration to increase the amount of proposals submitted on behalf of UCF.



Proposal Support

We can assist researchers during proposal preparation, including document support, reviews, and REACT support. We also provide a variety of resources related to funders, samples, and templates to assist in preparation.



Funding Opportunities

We can assist researchers with funding opportunity information related to limited submissions, internal and external partnership programs, funding search tools, and targeted searches upon request.














































Dr. Debra Reinhart
Associate VP for Research and Scholarship
Director of Research Development
(407) 823-2315
Dr. Michael Macedonia
Assistant VP for Research
(407) 882-1331
Pallavoor (Vaidy) Vaidyanathan
Assistant VP for Research
(407) 823-0455
Marisol Ortega-Pérez
Assistant Director, Research Outreach Services
(407) 882-0185
Madhavi (Maddy) Chokshi
Research Development Coordinator
(407) 882-1141
Joshua Roney, M.A.
Research Development Coordinator
(407) 882-0007
April Torre
Research Outreach Services Assistant
(407) 882-1900
Natalie Thornhill-Brown
Research Development Assistant
(407) 882-2226