Texas Tech University

New Faculty Training

RDT assists faculty in getting started on the road to research by providing resources and assisting in creating a profile for COS/Pivot, the most comprehensive source of global funding opportunities. Pivot information is updated daily and sends alerts whenever new funding opportunities are posted that match saved searches. To have an RDT member come to your office to assist you, send a request by email to rdt.vpr@ttu.edu.

 

Finding Funding with Pivot/COS [Pt. 1]

Pivot COS is the most comprehensive source of funding opportunities and includes federal and foundation opportunities. Here's how to get started with setting up an account. Watch the video and view the transcript here >>

 

Finding Funding with Pivot/COS [Pt. 2]

Learn how to search for funding opportunities and hone in on what you're looking for. Watch the video and view the transcript here >>

 

Finding Funding with Pivot/COS [Pt. 3]

Now that you have funding opportunity search results that interest you, you can save and track your results. Watch the video and view the transcript here >>

 

Finding Funding with Pivot/COS [Pt. 4]

Connect with potential collaborators (at Texas Tech or elsewhere) using a variety of features offered by Pivot. Watch the video and view the transcript here >>