With more than $900 million in annual research expenditures, Penn State ranks among the nation’s top 25 research universities.
Penn State Research
Teaching students to be leaders with a global perspective. Conducting research that improves lives. Contributing millions to the economy and sharing expertise.
It’s also one of only two institutions in the country given land-grant, sea-grant, sun-grant, and space-grant status.
About Research at Penn State
The mission of the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research is to support a rigorous program of faculty and student research and creative accomplishment by enhancing the environment for scholarly and artistic endeavors, encouraging the highest standards of quality, and fostering ethical conduct in research.
Funding for research
Certain grant opportunities, as well as internal and external funding resources, are readily accessible to you.
Invent Penn State
Invent Penn State, hosted in the Office of Entrepreneurship and Commercialization, is a coordinated effort that spans the university’s 24 campuses, all academic colleges, including the College of Medicine and Penn State Law, and our numerous institutes and centers.