Partnerships and Grants

We are committed to supporting and collaborating to bring about a brighter future for all Tennesseans

Collaborating to Make an Impact

Across Tennessee UT System-wide faculty and staff are partnering with local communities, non-profits, for-profit companies and organizations of all shapes and sizes to make a meaningful difference in the three defined areas of the Grand Challenges:

Advancing K-12 Education Needs

Advancing K-12 Education

Strengthening Rural Communities

Strengthening Rural Communities

Overcoming Addiction

Overcoming Addiction

Grant Opportunities

Whether the challenge is spurring innovation, providing a resource, strengthening connections, or a different opportunity, we want to know about it and share it with our community of experts.

Discover available grant opportunities by clicking the button below.

View Grants

Are you interested in posting a grant opportunity for faculty and staff?
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