Harvard's research landscape is wonderfully rich, but it is also complex and may be difficult to navigate. This website is intended to serve all Harvard scholars, new and experienced, as a hub that organizes and provides access to the many laws, regulations, and policies that may be applicable to one's research, and to resources that enable research.

Update on NIH Reporting Requirements

In response to recent communications with the NIH and other federal agencies, including the statement from NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, we have developed the following Guidance and FAQs to assist faculty and administrators with federal reporting and disclosure requirements pertaining to Outside Activities, Financial Conflict of Interest, and Current and Pending and/or Other Support.

Featured Updates

William F. Milton Fund application open

January 8, 2019

Applications are being accepted for the William F. Milton Fund. Please click here to read the RFP and link to the application. The application cycle will close on April 1, 2019. 

Lemann Brazil Research Fund awardees announced

March 29, 2018

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research and the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs are pleased to announce the 2018 awardees of the Lemann Brazil Research Fund.

“We had the largest and most competitive applicant pool yet in the history of the Fund,” said Rick McCullough, vice provost for research and professor of materials science and engineering. “Decisions were difficult, but we were particularly impressed by the seven proposals selected, and we are excited to see these research projects move forward.” Read more here.

New grants for climate solutions

January 31, 2018

7 winning research projects seek to address current impact, plan for future

Climate change poses two fundamental challenges for society: How will cities and regions adapt to the impact we can already see? And, how can society rapidly transform the way it now creates and consumes energy into a fully renewable clean-energy system? Read more about the 2018 Climate Change Solutions awardees here.

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