Resources for Researchers

Research Foundation of CUNY 
Provides access to RF webreports, RF systems (ePAF, Time and Leave, Effort Reporting, ePayment Request, etc.) in a secure environment. RF Login is required to access the site. If you forgot or do not have a login, please email to obtain this information.

Pivot - New & Improved Grant Funding Database
Pivot is an invaluable resource for faculty and staff seeking external funding for sponsored projects. Pivot is a tool that merges the COS Funding Opportunities and COS Expertise profile databases, providing integration between the two.

Learning Center Assistance Listings  
The Learning Center Assistance is a government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities that provide assistance or benefits to the American public. It contains financial and nonfinancial assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the Federal government.

Chronicle for Higher Education 
The Chronicle of Higher Education provides  news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicle's Web site features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; an archive of previously published content; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases, and more. A subscription is required 

Foundation Center 
The Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training, it connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed.

National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Programs 
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Division of Loan Repayment (DLR) administers all aspects of the NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Programs (LRPs) for scientists conducting nonprofit research outside of NIH, and supports application and payment activities for the NIH Intramural Loan Repayment Programs for NIH employee researchers.

Domestic Per Diem Rates 
Provides a breakdown of domestic per diem rates by state for meals and hotels.

International Per Diem Rates 
Provides a breakdown of international per diem rates by state for meals and hotels.

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