Working with You to Create Change and Impact

UCLA is consistently ranked among the top universities in the world for academics, research, and community impact.

annually in competitively awarded grants + contracts.

funded research projects underway at any given time.

active U.S. patents in UCLA’s portfolio.

startup companies created based on UCLA discoveries.

The Office of Foundation Relations and Corporate Philanthropy is the central resource for private foundations and corporate partners who seek assistance navigating their way through the research opportunities, programs and communities at UCLA.

We help facilitate and steward meaningful partnerships between UCLA and philanthropic organizations to advance mutual goals that align with and advance the university’s research and teaching mission and our overarching goal to create positive social change.

Our expert team blends industry and campus knowledge to foster strategic partnership opportunities that include support for research, professorships, fellowships, scholarships, naming rights, sponsorships and more.

Connecting Foundations to leaders and programs across campus.

Helping Corporations develop research collaborations at UCLA.

Assisting Faculty through all stages of the funding process.