Resources for Researchers

COVID-19 Research Support

Use the links below to access funding opportunities and free services available to researchers conducting investigations into the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.

If you know of an opportunity or service not listed on this page that you would like to share with the Penn State computational research community, email a link to Liam Jackson, ICDS communications manager, at

ICDS and Roar Computing Support

ICDS will collaborate with Penn State researchers to prioritize any computational research that is investigating COVID-19.

Assistance acquiring compute resources on major, external systems

ICDS has XSEDE campus champions who can help researchers identify a suitable platform and help write proposals to acquire needed XSEDE computational resources. Contact Chuck Pavloski at to learn more.

ICDS Explore Grants

ICDS is no longer accepting applications for COVID-19 Explore Grants.

Funding Announcements

External Compute Resources for COVID-19 Research

Free Research Services Related to COVID-19 Investigations

Additional COVID-19 Research Information

Penn State COVID-19 Information and Announcements