UCI Research Infrastructure Program

Program Description

The 2017-18 UCI Research Infrastructure Program is aimed at strengthening the campus’ functional capabilities that enable cutting edge research and discovery. The overall goal of the program is to support instruments and facilities that are shared among multiple investigators or those that are formally designated as Shared Facilities.

It is anticipated that 10 or more awards of up to $50,000 each will be made this year.


UC Irvine faculty members may apply. Applications aimed at educational or service missions are not eligible.


  • Statement of Intent to Submit: November 1, 2017

  • Full Applications: November 8, 2017

Please review the program guidelines at https://research.uci.edu/research-funding/find-funding/infrastructure/index.html for complete application instructions and additional details.


Questions about this program may be directed to Hung Fan, Associate Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives, 949-824-3079, hyfan@uci.edu or Jill Kay, Director, Research Policy, 949-824-1410, jill.kay@uci.edu or Greg Ruth, Manager, Research Advancement & Communications, 949-824-0372, greg.ruth@uci.edu.