Private Funding Resources

Many research funding opportunities are available through private sources, including foundations, voluntary health organizations, professional associations and corporations. Researchers may search for private funding opportunities through COS/Pivot and by consulting the following resources.

Proposals to private funders are submitted through the Office of Corporate and Foundation Advancement https://giving.northeastern.edu/ , x2536

 

Foundation Directory Online:  http://fconline.foundationcenter.org/

A subscription based online funding research tool developed by the Foundation Center.  Researchers may search for private foundations using this website.  For access information, contact Karen Drew in Research Development, k.drew@neu.edu, x4824. Researchers may also contact Northeastern’s Office of Corporate and Foundation Advancement for more advanced searches.

 

Philanthropy News Digest: http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/rfp/

The Foundation Center’s register of requests for proposals (RFP) and alert services.

 

Foundation Center: http://foundationcenter.org/findfunders/foundfinder/

The Medical Foundation: http://hria.org/tmfservices/tmfgrants.html

The Medical Foundation administers biomedical research grant programs for an array of organizations and individuals.

 

American Chemical Society (ACS): https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en.html

The American Chemical Society has multiple funding opportunities available to researchers.

 

American Heart Association (AHA): http://my.americanheart.org/professional/Research/Research_UCM_316889_SubHomePage.jsp

Research grants and fellowships are offered in summer and winter to stimulate research in promising areas of cardiovascular science.

 

Research Corporation for Science Advancement (RCSA): http://www.rescorp.org/

The Research Corporation for Science Advancement is a foundation which provides support and funding opportunities for research in the sciences.

Last modified: Feb 7, 2018