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PIVOT: Funding and researcher expertise

Use Pivot to locate grant opportunities, create funding alerts, as well as, claim and update your scholar profile.

Pivot workshop description

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) researchers now have access to Pivot, the most comprehensive search engine for grant funding available on the web, with 26,000 funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion. Learn how to use Pivot to search for funding opportunities and create alerts of new grants available in your field.

Before attending a workshop, please establish a Pivot account by clicking the Sign up link on the header on any page inside Pivot, which:

  • provides access to the most comprehensive global source of funding opportunities available through state, federal, corporate, non-profit, and foundation sponsors
  • fosters collaboration by cultivating essential partnerships and alliances
  • enhances communication, monitoring, and grant tracking among individual faculty, teams, and researchers

Pivot matches researcher profiles to grant opportunities in the database for instant funding matches and potential applicants or collaborators within and outside NSU.

Pivot Support

See Knowledge Articles in Pivot for resources with answers to commonly raised questions.

Also, the Proquest Pivot YouTube Channel provides video tutorials from getting started with Pivot to refining profile search results.