CEFR develops and expands systemic initiatives that connect Princeton faculty with partners to advance research. 

Research Funding Gateway

The Princeton Research Funding Gateway helps Princeton researchers find funding. The Gateway contains a curated selection of the most relevant funding opportunities offered by Princeton University, industry, foundations, nonprofit organizations and government.

"Research With Princeton" Database

This publicly-accessible database makes it easy to explore information about Princeton researchers, projects, publications, and scientific facilities. Begin to discover your next collaboration through Research with Princeton.

New Jersey Smart Cities Working Group

Led by Princeton's Office of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations, the central research offices of Princeton, Rutgers and other academic institutions in New Jersey have formed a working group, in coordination with the State's Chief Innovation Officer, to pursue collaborative opportunities for “smart cities” research in New Jersey. 

Corporate Affiliate Programs

Corporate affiliate programs allow companies to have deep, substantive and ongoing dialog with Princeton faculty to explore research that may contribute to solving critical problems facing society and industry.