The Office of Research Development (ORD) supports efforts to develop extramural research funding proposals, research activities, and major multi- and interdisciplinary research initiatives, including:

  • Advice and support in developing successful proposals that blend faculty expertise with funding opportunity requirements.
  • Project management support for large research conferences hosted by UT Dallas.
  • Expand UTD’s capacity to pursue major multi- and interdisciplinary team based research initiatives.
  • Promote growth in campus extramural funding for research and graduate training.

Some ways we can assist include:

Events: Mark off your calendar with upcoming workshops and events including dates, times, and registration information (when applicable).

Funding: Find more information on external funding opportunities and funding search tools.

Limited submissions: Go here for details on internal competitions including deadlines and submission guidelines.

Proposal preparation: For help planning, drafting or editing a proposal, our staff can provide assistance.

Conference support: The support page provides information on how our staff can help you organize your research conference, whether or not it is located on campus.

Student programs: Find information about the Undergraduate Research Grant program and the Small PhD awards.

Undergraduate Research Poster Contest

Undergraduate Research Poster Contest