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Research Impact Resources

These resources address a wide range of research impact considerations inherent to research and scholarship at UT. This site can guide you on your path to understanding NSF’s Broader Impacts criteria, and implications for research impact more globally.


Consultation Services

Office Hours

Conceptualizing your proposal’s Broader Impacts

Proposal Development

Consultation services are available to researchers wanting to discuss large or multi-disciplinary research projects or who require grant proposal support.


Research Impact Tools

Guiding Principles

Learn more about the core components of NSF’s Broader Impacts requirement for all funded grants.

Research Impact Plan Checklist

A checklist to assist in reviewing the key elements of an effective Broader Impacts project proposal.

Research Impact Partners

Find potential partners and organizations to broaden the impact of your research, or to provide program evaluation support for your work.


Events and Seminars

Research Impact Workshop Series

A five-part series designed to help you craft a compelling plan for increasing the impact of your scholarly work, with special emphasis on NSF Broader Impacts.

PI Skill Building

Explore upcoming and past events that support PI skill-building and provide networking opportunities for collaboration.

Science Communication

Liaison librarians provide guidance and workshops to researchers interested in learning best practices for communicating scientific research and Broader Impacts.