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Discover the right funding opportunities for you! Pivot has developed training materials and resources that can be accessed while you are in the database. Visit their help desk for links to articles, webinars, and how-to guides.

Pivot: An Introduction and Tutorial

Quick Start Guide to Pivot
Video Tutorials
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Grant Proposals

National Science Foundation (NSF)

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has policies and procedures to help individuals understand how to prepare and submit grant proposals: View the NSF website for the most up-to-date version of their Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG).

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) provides information, tips, & strategies to help individuals prepare and submit grant proposals:

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Faculty Research Support Services

The FRS Officers offer assistance in:

  • Finding funding sources matching research interests and project development
  • Proposal development (including budget) and preparation
  • Navigating UNM's proposal process Planning, coordinating, and supporting large and complex proposal efforts requiring numerous partnerships and multidisciplinary collaborations.
Explore the Proposal & Awards Guide

Checking Your Work

iThenticate is a tool that UNM faculty, staff, and graduate students can use to detect plagiarism in work before release or publication, free of charge. For more information, please visit