University of Illinois Research Resources

Campus Research Board

The Campus Research Board plays a vital role in fostering the University’s excellence in research, scholarship, and creative activities. The Campus Research Board has enabled thousands of Illinois faculty members to pursue research and creative activities that have a transformative influence across disciplines and a profound impact for the future of our nation and the world.

Scholar’s Travel Fund

The Scholars' Travel Fund (STF) is a Campus Research Board program designed to support the presentation of faculty members’ original scholarly research and creative work at academic gatherings (e.g., national disciplinary meetings and specialized conferences).

Research Support Awards

These awards support research projects that are critical to full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty members’ scholarship.