Providing faculty and staff with the services and resources to successfully find, apply and manage funding for research, scholarly and service endeavors.

Learn more about us and how we can serve you, contact us today!

Community: Making the Connection


Check out the summer 2014 issue of the SPA quarterly newsletter. This issue highlights the fields of STEM and STEAM as well as the statistics of grant awards for last fiscal year.  SPA is incredibly proud of the work our faculty & staff did last year on grant seeking and securing of funds.


SPA Newsletter, Issue IX, Summer 2014

You can view past issues of our newsletter here.


 Get to Know Pivot

Pivot is a funding search program available at Drake offering tools and services designed to facilitate discover and research from start to finish!

All Drake faculty, staff and students currently have access to this new program on campus. Off-campus and more enhanced access is offered once a profile is completed through the website. (Please be sure to create your account by accessing the site while on-campus).

To learn more, visit: http://pivot.cos.com

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