Office of the Vice Provost for Research

See examples of previous Grand Challenge proposal ideas. 

Looking for the Grand Challenges RFP or FAQs? Find them here.


Research Funding Update Emails

To receive timely updates about funding opportunities in a variety of multidisciplinary areas or limited submission opportunities, subscribe to OVPR's Research Funding Update e-mails.

Proposal Development Services

The professionals in OVPR's Proposal Development Services offer a wide variety of support services to help you maximize the competitiveness of your Grand Challenges initiative.

Find Collaborating Partners

Consider contacting one of these centers and institutes as a collaborating partner to expand your Grand Challenges idea:

For more information on all IU Bloomington and IU centers, consult this list

Collaboration Tools

Learn more about possible collaboration software and web-based tools to help you and your colleagues develop your work. 

Information on Team Science