Depending upon your needs and interests, UMass Amherst can get projects started rapidly with our streamlined approach to sponsored research.
Sponsored Research & Unrestricted Research Grants
Engage our faculty, postdocs, students, and their advanced expertise on opportunities of specific importance to your company or subcontracts. Initiate projects rapidly through our fast-track approach.
Topical Research & Unrestricted Research Grants
Financially support research of selected data science faculty or labs doing topically-focused work relevant to your company, while providing them freedom to pursue exciting new avenues dynamically without preconceived restrictions. Interact with the faculty and labs throughout the performance of the work.
Center Gifts & Philanthropy
Support the Center and its capacity for education, research, economic development and societal impact. Receive prominent silver/gold/platinum recognition for your brand among the Center’s students, faculty and affiliates. Also consider major philanthropic contributions, which enable us to grow our faculty and space.
Please contact our Industry Relations staff for more information.