For the Campus Community

The UCLA Office of Corporate, Foundation and Research Relations (CFRR) can help unit-based development efforts create new relationships and steward existing partnerships with corporations and foundations.

UCLA Development officers can rely on CFRR to assist with:

Prospecting

Identify potential corporate and foundation funders

Connect projects to complementary efforts on campus

Help articulate project ideas to improve funding potential

Cultivation

Develop general and funder-specific cultivation strategies

Contact corporations and foundations in person, by phone or with a letter of inquiry

Coordinate project ideas seeking funding with like efforts across campus

Solicitation

Review, edit and coordinate proposal submissions

Develop proposal language addressing university-wide issues

Navigate university and funder policies

Stewardship

Negotiate gift and grant agreements

Insure gifts and grants are properly recorded

Develop stewardship strategies for funded projects