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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


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

Congratulations to Jessica Yoos who has been appointed as the Director of Penn's Human Research Protections Program…

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Ready to launch or expand your social enterprise? The Jacobs Impact Entrepreneur Prize from @WhartonSocial gives se…

For this month's #UrbanLink, Penn IUR's network of experts discuss the lasting effects of COVID-19 on urban life an…

Trump EPA's Affordable Clean Energy rule was tossed out of court and sent it back to the agency. What does the ruli…

With a major gift from an alumnus,PDM has established the LGBTQ+ Fund with the goal of identifying LGBTQ+ based bia…

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