Proposals to Private Foundations

If you are interested in approaching a private foundation for funding, please contact Social Ecology’s Senior Development Director, Doug Colby (, 949-824-0383). Proposals to private and corporate foundations that issue routine RFPs or have a standardized process for submission may be routed through the Business-Research Services Office. For more information about how UCI differentiates gifts, grants, and contracts, see "Is it a Gift, Grant, or Contract?"