Projects on Display for First Year of Research Triad Program

The Research Triad Program is the brainchild of Dr. Carla Thompson, the director of the UWF Community Outreach Research and Learning Center.


Research at UWF

Research Funding
Opportunities at UWF

At UWF, we invest in the academic and professional development of our students, faculty and staff by providing funding opportunities to help them attend professional conferences, spark interest in research or foster research partnerships. Check out the funding opportunities we offer to students willing to engage in research.

  • Students in lab
    Students in lab

    Undergraduate +


    Succeeding in today’s fast-paced environment requires visionaries and problem solvers who are willing to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty in the pursuit of knowledge. Are you ready to join them?

  • Field research
    Field research

    Graduate +


    Cutting-edge research is the backbone of a graduate education. In the field, students can acquire diverse skills – effective communication, leadership and teamwork – that transition seamlessly to any workplace upon graduation. Check out our graduate research funding opportunities now!  

  • Professor and Student working
    Professor and Student working

    Faculty +


    By supporting faculty research activities, we cultivate an academic environment that stimulates intellectual vitality and enriches student learning. From equipment purchase funds to research fellowship awards, discover the funding opportunities available to you.

Economic Development

One of our strategies for success here at UWF has centered on cultivating long-term relationships and partnerships with the local community, businesses and government. CREO supports the economic development in Northwest Florida by providing technical assistance in the form of information, data analysis, and implementation of specific projects and programs.