Post-Shutdown Resumption of Federal Grant Funding

The partial shutdown of the federal government has ended. Operations at the federal agencies that fund research and other grants are returning to normal.  The Office of Research and Graduate Studies will use this site to provide any relevant information and guidance we receive from these agencies.  If you receive other information from a credible source please send it to Kevin Boatright at for possible posting on this site.

Why KU
  • 48 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Pharmacy school No. 2 nationally for NIH funding
  • Hall Center receives 3rd NEH challenge grant to support humanities research collaboration
  • Regional leader in technology commercialization
  • 12 graduate programs rank in top 10 nationally among public universities.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Driving discovery, innovation, entrepreneurship
  • Home to 15 major research centers & state surveys
  • 1st in nation for its special education master’s and doctorate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 1st in nation for its city management and urban policy master’s program.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities