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UC San Diego has been highly successful in partnering with and obtaining funding from foundations around the world. Check out some of these recent successes.



Community Center

UC San Diego Receives $1M Grant from Mellon Foundation to Expand Cross-Border Work

Internship Program for Autistic Yough

Internship Program Taps into the Talents of Autistic Youth

joseph gleeson

UCSD Researcher receives SFARI 2018 Research Award

4 UCSD Pew Scholars 2018

4 UCSD Researchers Named Pew Biomedical Scholars

HHMI Investigator Samara Reck-Peterson

UCSD Biologist Samara Reck-Peterson Named HHMI Investigator

Marijuana Research

$4.7M Funding to UCSD for research on marijuana to treat autism

Dr. Hui

Enfu Hui Named 2018 Searle Scholar


Scripps Researcher Named Pew Marine Fellow


$100K Vilcek Prize in Architecture Awarded to Professor Honoring Contributions of Immigrants to American Culture


Burroughs Wellcome Fund Awards UCSD Researchers for Study of Infertility 


Mellon Foundation Awards $10M Grant to UC System




Top UC San Diego Researchers Win ‘Oscars of Science’ 


Immunotherapy Research for Head and Neck Cancers Gets Boost from V Foundation Grant


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Awards the Deep Decarbonization Initiative Grant to Study Viability of Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS)


Women Rising! 6 of the Last 10 Biggest Research Grants Awarded To UC San Diego This Year Are Led By Women



Tata Institute for Genetics and Society Advances with Building Naming, Inaugural Chair Holders



Neurobiologists Selected for National Awards


Mellon Foundation Board approves $225K grant to UC San Diego to support Sawyer Seminar


UC San Diego's Center for Peace and Security Studies Receives $3.3 Million Grant


A $100K Gift from Cognex Supports Research Connecting Deep Learning and 3-D Image Reconstruction


UC San Diego Biologists Named Pew Scholars


Mommy's Milk Lands Funding to Study Marijuana Use During Lactation




US HAEA Association Pledges $2.25M for angioedema research at the US HAEA Angioedema Center



$10.5M Gift Funds Center for Human Milk Research at UC San Diego