The Office of Research, BU Federal Relations, and BU Foundation Relations collaborate to provide specific funding support for young investigators. This page contains a selection of funding opportunities targeting early career investigators, as well as links to other resources.

Learn more about the resources and support these offices offer young investigators, including “early career roadmaps,” in our popular webinar: Mapping Your Research Path: An Early Career Workshop.

Federal Opportunities

The following resources and links focus on a selection of U.S. Government funded opportunities:

Additionally, a compendium (Kerberos protected) on all early career opportunities across the federal government is available. View more information about BU Federal Relations.

Foundation Opportunities

The list below contains a selection of foundation funded opportunities for early career researchers. For more information about BU Foundation Relations, including how to request an early career funding roadmap, please visit their website.