Projects in the VCGR are funded by one or more of the following:
- The National Science Foundation under grants 0426972, 0956315 and 0636334.
- UVa's Board of Visitors through the Committee on the Future of the University (COFU).
- The Office of the Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
- Future Grid via the University of Indiana.
- eXtreme Digital via the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Technology Insertion Services via NCSA as part of Evaluating and Enhancing the eXtreme digital(XD).
- OMII-UK via the University of Southampton.
- State of Virginia under a grant to encourage the advancement of key technologies in academia.
- State of Virginia Equipment Trust Fund sponsored VCGR's 64-node Centurion cluster.