From proposal design to submission, these offices and resources offer guidance to researchers in the “Pre-Award” stage prepare more competitive proposals.


Assisting investigators in managing grant funds in alignment with the grant award terms and conditions.


Sponsor, Government and internal policies, guidelines and legal considerations


Assistance with intellectual property, technology transfer, and commercialization of research.

Our Vision

To become the entity responsible for establishing world recognition of UPRM as Puerto Rico’s leading institution for research and creative endeavors, and the one having the greatest contribution in the socioeconomic development of Puerto Rico.

Our Mission

To promote, develop and facilitate creative endeavors, research and development at the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez (UPRM) that foster the technological, economic and social wellbeing of Puerto Rico, in collaboration with government, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and the private sector.

Directions to our Center

The R&D Center is part of the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez Campus, recognized as one of the best public colleges of Puerto Rico and the United States.