Application Information

Information Commonly Requested on Applications

Ready to apply for funding? This application information document provides lots of information commonly requested on applications (all those Federal identifiers, numbers, and dates), an overview of how to apply, and overview about using human subjects and animals in research at UNE. This one document will guide you through many questions that come up in this process.

Rate Agreement

The rate agreement document sets our Facilities and Administrative Cost rate (aka Indirect Costs) at 67.30% of Salaries and Wages, not including fringe benefits.

IRS Determination Letter

The most recent official IRS letter stating our tax-exempt 501(c)3 status.

Search for grant opportunities online

Using Foundation Directory Online

This instruction sheet guides you through it. NOTE: Before approaching any foundation, small or large, please check with Ellen Ridley in Institutional Advancement at (207) 221-4419.

Using PIVOT (formerly Community of Science)

NOTE: Community of Science has changed to PIVOT. All members of the UNE community have access to this powerful search tool, but you will need to create a username and password the first time you visit (it's easy, but you must use your UNE email address). This instruction sheet will help guide you through the process.