As a reminder of the tip that was released on August 22, 2019, an advanced search may be necessary to find an organization or individual in MyFunding.
Please see the following tips for conducting advanced searches:
Tip No. 1
Search by the sponsor’s official name because sponsors are not listed by abbreviation (see Figure 1).
Figure 1. Search National Institutes of Health, not NIH
Tip No. 2
Use the ‘%’ sign as the ‘wildcard’ to narrow your search (see Figure 2).
Figure 2. ‘%National Institutes’ search results
Tip No. 3
Use additional filters to find university personnel (see Figure 3).
Figure 3. Search by ‘USER ID’ and enter an individual’s Pitt username