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

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Community: Making the Connection


Check out the winter 2014 issue of the SPA quarterly newsletter. This issue highlights the role of managing your grant award and the tools Drake's sponsored programs can provide for support.  We hope you enjoy reading about the grant seeking efforts of our faculty and staff. 


SPA Newsletter, Issue VII, Winter 2013


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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