Reports & Metrics

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UO Sponsored Projects

UO scholars and researchers won a record amount in grants and awards in the 2021 fiscal year.

$172.5 million
external funding rose to
13.2% increase
from the previous year
601 grants
awarded to investigators
  • The University of Oregon (UO) was awarded $172.5 million in grants, contracts and competitive awards in FY21, an increase of 13.2 percent from the previous year. 
  • The overall tally was even higher at $223.1 million, but that included $50.6 million in COVID-19 relief funds. 
  • The total comprised 601 awards.
  • Total federal award support came to $122.4 million, or 71% of the total funding awarded in FY20 
  • 1,276 proposals were submitted requesting a total of $234.2 million in first-year funding. 
  • Total expenditures in FY21 totaled $137.4 million, an increase of 7% from the previous year. 
  • Research expenditures in FY21 totaled $90.7 million

More information about researchers with the highest sponsored activity levels can be found here. 



More information about unit-level proposals, awards, and expenditures can be found using our Research Stats tool


UO Innovation

 The UO rose from No. 5 to  No. 1 in the Association of American Universities in licensing per research dollar.

$9.1 million
licensing revenue

patent filings

innovations disclosed

in national licensing


Monthly Awards Reports

The Office of the Vice President for Research & Innovation (OVPRI) provides a monthly summary of funding awards and projects at the University of Oregon. Please note that the monthly award reports do not include recurring task orders on existing grants, non-competitive continuations, and other types of supplemental funding.

Sponsored Project Services Annual Reports

Sponsored Project Services (SPS), a service unit within the Office of the Vice President for Research & Innovation (OVPRI), prepares an annual report each fiscal year that summarizes grant, contracts, and award activities at the University of Oregon.

Financial Reporting

The Business Affairs office at the University of Oregon provides a variety of financial statements and reports, including annual and quarterly financial financial reports for the University. Visit their financial reports page for more information.