Looking for help with your research?

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is committed to expanding and disseminating knowledge for the benefit of the people of North Carolina and the world. An important part of that commitment to knowledge is research of the highest ethical standards.

Required Trainings

This section provides information on trainings researchers are expected to complete. Please follow the links below to the relevant webpages:

UNC Research Support Units

This section provides links to university-wide research support units available to UNC faculty and students.

Do you know the different between a gift, grant and contract?

Unsure about the difference between gifts, grants, and contracts? This section provides University guidance and policies regarding gifts, sponsored projects, and grants.

Did you know that principal investigators, faculty, staff, students, and departmental contacts are not authorized to sign agreements?

Grant and Career Success

Want help with your  Specific Aims for proposals?

Looking for supplemental research funding?

  • Research supplements for select NIH grants are available for underrepresented minorities and for individuals reentering the academic workforce.

To receive research training, fellowship, research education, and career development awards the NIH, AHRQ, and CDC will require an ORCID iD. Follow the steps below to register.

Information for your Proposals

In this section, we provide resources to help you prepare a variety of funding proposals. The resources provide general language that describes the research environment at UNC and Gillings, including research resources, diversity initiatives, and general information about the university. Modify these to fit the needs of your specific proposal.

Intellectual Property and Commercialization

This section provides information from the University on technology commercialization and intellectual property.

Global and Local Resources

In this section, you will find global and local research resources across the University.

Important Gillings School Research Policies

This sections provides links to specific Gillings School policies.

Research Compliance