Your expert in
connecting scholars to
funding  opportunities

Pivot accelerates the research process by integrating funding, collaborator discovery, and publishing opportunities into one powerful tool. Pivot connects researchers to financial support by leveraging the most comprehensive global source of sponsored funding opportunities and provides scholarly profiles to match researchers with financial partners and collaborators. Start working with Pivot today.

Maximize funding opportunities

Benefit from a trusted source of editorially curated funding opportunities, totaling billions of dollars, which are automatically matched to scholar profiles via the Pivot Funding Advisor® recommendation engine.


Raise researcher exposure

Increase funding matches, discoverability by potential collaborators, and exposure to researchers and their institutions by maintaining personal profiles based on your institution’s organizational structure.


Enhance research paper opportunities

Integration with the Papers Invited® database connects scholars with thousands of conferences with open “calls for papers” where researchers can present and publish their work.


Demonstrate the impact of the Research Office

Leverage powerful analytics and robust usage reporting to show the impact of the Research Office within the institution and present its ROI.

Product Highlights

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Global Reach

International funding coverage spanning North America, Europe, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and more

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Covers a wide variety of funding types, from research to travel awards, and includes government, institutional, foundation, and corporate sponsors

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Easy onboarding

An easy-to-use interface provides quick results for new users and onboarding with dedicated support and training

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Find research expertise within or outside your organization with access to millions of scholarly profiles worldwide

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Integrations with third-party tools such as ORCID, InfoReady, and Cayuse support funding, collaboration, and discovery

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Research administrators can add internal funding, deadlines, and notes and can create curated lists on specific topics and announcements to users


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