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COVID-19 and CARES Act Funding Opportunities

Subscribe to receive weekly notifications of new COVID-19 and CARES Act funding opps UM is eligible to apply for.

UM personnel who would like to be notified about funding opportunities related to COVID-19 or the CARES Act are invited to subscribe to UM’s weekly COVID-19 Pivot newsletter e-mail. There are currently at least 28 such opportunities that academic institutions are eligible to apply for and where Mississippi is an eligible activity location. Sponsors range from the USDA to the US Depatment of Education to the Institute of Museum and Libraries Services. Visit to subcribe, or to view the opportunities online via Pivot.


For questions on using Pivot to view these or search for additional funding opportunities, e-mail