Research Database

Explore our Searchable Database of Sponsored Research & Engagement with Native Nations

In FY 2023, researchers at the University of Arizona actively engaged in more than 180 projects in Arizona and around the country that involved tribal communities. These projects ranged from the preservation of archaeological discoveries at the Arizona State Museum to the large-scale All of Us Research Program funded by the National Institutes of Health, among many others. 

***The database below provides the list of sponsored projects that were active in FY 2023. 

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Title College/Unit Sponsor Investigator Tribe(s) Status
W.F. Killip Elementary School (Killip) & the University of Arizona Coconino operative Extension (UACCE) Community Greenhouse and Youth Horticultural Therapy Program College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Flagstaff Foodlink Gratop, Gayle J Multiple Tribes Active
Walking Together to Increase Participation of Students from Underrepresented Groups in Engineering College of Engineering National Science Foundation Ogden, Kimberly Tohono O’odham Nation of Arizona Active
Water & Tribes Initiative Program Evaluation and Assessment Research, Innovation & Impact - RII Centers & Institutes The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy Gerlak, Andrea Kristen Southern Ute Indian Tribe of the Southern Ute Reservation, Colorado, Ute, Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico & Utah, Fort Mojave Indian Tribe of Arizona, California & Nevada, Quechan Tribe of the Fort Yuma Indian Reservation, California & Arizona, Gila River Indian Community of the Gila River Indian Reservation, Arizona, Havasupai Tribe of the Havasupai Reservation, Arizona, Hopi Tribe of Arizona, Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians of the Kaibab Indian Reservation, Arizona, Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, San Carlos Apache Tribe of the San Carlos Reservation, Arizona, Tohono O’odham Nation of Arizona, Tonto Apache Tribe of Arizona, Yavapai-Apache Nation of the Camp Verde Indian Reservation, Arizona, San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe Active
Well Connected Communities Initiative Wave 3 (2022-2023) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) National 4-H Council Sparks, Elizabeth Hopi Tribe of Arizona Active

UArizona Sponsored Projects Active Awards with Native Nations FY2023

Total Obligated Funding $249,700,425

(note: total award amount, not broken down by length of project)