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 document will guide you through many questions that come up in this process.

Rate Agreement

The rate agreement document (PDF) sets our Facilities and Administrative Cost rate (aka Indirect Costs) at 42.00% of a Modified Total Direct Cost base for on-campus projects and 18.00% of MTDC base for off-campus. 

IRS Determination Letter

Using the Foundation Directory Online

This foundation directory instruction sheet (PDF) guides you through using the online foundation directory.

Before approaching any foundation, small or large, please check with Marci Barnard 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 PIVOT instruction sheet (PDF) will help guide you through the process.

Faculty minigrant applications

The UNE Mini-Grant program provides intramural funding that helps support faculty research and scholarship at the University of New England.