Research Support & Resources

The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is among the largest public research universities in the country with extensive research partnerships and opportunities for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) offers a robust support system for all disciplines that differentiates CLA from other liberal arts colleges and universities across the United States.

Office of Research and Graduate Programs

Staff within the Office of Research and Graduate Programs in CLA assists faculty and graduate students to seek out funding for research and to develop effective proposals. Research Development Services are available to assist in identifying prospective internal and external grant opportunities, proposal writing, budget development and submision of applications.

Liberal Arts Technologies and Innovation Services

LATIS Research Support Services provides consultative services to researchers in the College of Liberal Arts and across the University. With a high level of expertise in research methodology, our staff can assist with nearly every step of the research process. We provide support from initial grant proposals and human subject protocols through instrument design, experiment programming, participant recruitment strategies, technologically-assisted data collection and management, analysis, and consultation on dissemination and long-term preservation.

Other University Funding Sources

Diversity of Views and Experiences Fellowship (DOVE)
Graduate School Funding Resources