Research & Sponsored Programs

 External Funding Resources


This page links to sources where you can search for funding opportunities from federal agencies, non-profit foundations, private corporations, and more.  Click below...

      Searchable Databases                    Sponsor Sites                    Other Resources

Searchable Databases

  • SPIN--Sponsored Programs Information Network from InfoEd International, allows  you to search for federal, corporate, and foundation funding opportunities.
  • Community of Science (COS)--(not just for science!) includes opportunities from private foundations, public agencies, national and local governments, corporations updated daily.
  • discretionary grants offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies.
  • GrantsNet--American Association for the Advancement for the Sciences resource to find funds for research and training in the sciences
  • proposalCENTRAL--e-grantmaking website shared by government, non-profit, and private grant-making organizations
  • FundsNet--privately owned site providing information on financial resources available on the Internet
  • H-Net--Humanities & Social Science Online Academic Announcements database includes funding announcements, calls for papers, workshops, etc.


Sponsor Website Funding Pages

Below is a variety of links to sponsor webpages describing open grant opportunities and what types of programs each sponsor will support.