Multicampus Research Programs and Initiatives (MRPI)

Support for innovative research programs and collaborations that advance knowledge and discovery, promote unique student research experiences and tackle problems of critical importance to the university and the state.

Industry-university collaboration and innovation

Proof of Concept and UC Discovery matching grants provide joint support for industry-university research collaborations and support to bridge the gap from research to commercialization.

Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) Link

Funds research that enhances understanding of tobacco use, prevention and cessation, the social, economic and policy-related aspects of tobacco use, and tobacco-related diseases in the state of California.

California Breast Cancer Research Program (CBCRP) Link

Works to eliminate breast cancer by leading innovation in research, communication and collaboration in the California scientific and lay communities.

California HIV/AIDS Research Program (CHRP) Link

Supports excellent, timely and innovative research that is attentive to the needs of California and that accelerates progress toward prevention and a cure for HIV/AIDS.

Canada-California Strategic Innovation Partnership (CCSIP) Link

Funding for bilateral initiatives addressing key priorities shared by California and Canada to stimulate novel ideas and catalyze the development of innovative multicampus and multidisciplinary research and educational collaborations between the two jurisdictions.

UC Laboratory Fees Research Program

These grants promote collaborations between UC researchers and the national laboratories at UC.