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News from the Vice Provost for Research

Research Recovery Program

Four new mechanisms to mitigate unexpected costs, exploit new research opportunities, and support bridge projects. Emphasizing populations disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

Research Portal Program

This OVPR initiative includes development of a research portal, COI system and Grant Financial Management (GFM) tools.

LabArchives for Researchers

The modern, cloud-based, secure Electronic Research Notebook system is now available for free to Penn researchers.

Research Resource Hub

Our expansive link hub will help guide you through research at Penn from Initializing Research through Dissemination &  Commercialization.

Funding & Fellowships

Within the OVPR

Centers & Institutes

The University’s integrated campus facilitates unique investigative collaborations across disciplines and research at Penn’s Centers and Institutes represent some of the most cutting edge investigations taking place in the world today. A searchable database of the University’s many Centers and Institutes is to the left. On behalf of the Provost, the Vice Provost for Research oversees the 8 University-wide Centers & Institutes featured below.

Featured Institutes

Regulatory Topics


Congratulations to Meg Guliford, a Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellow in Political Science, for receiving the Sidney D.…

Congratulations to Dr. Carl June who was named a 2021 Dan David Prize Laureate for his pioneering work in cancer ce…

Penn's Research Resumption Plan for the Spring Semester is now online and in effect as of today.…

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ICYMI: We released Pathways: A Journal of Humanistic & Social Inquiry, a peer-reviewed #humanities journal written…

This morning on @whyy, the list of Things to Do this weekend includes our virtual tour that's focused on women arch…

“So where we are today is that you have to keep your mask on after getting vaccinated—not because the vaccine doesn…

Thank you @TSonenshine for citing our civics survey in your call for civics education, an important mission! Our 20…

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