Other Searchable Funding Databases
Formerly known as the Community of Science (COS), Pivot is a comprehensive source of funding information, with over 25,000 funding opportunity records worth more than $33 billion across multiple disciplines and nations. Researchers can create and save targeted searches to assist them in locating relevant funding opportunities. Those who establish an online profile can also receive weekly updates to these targeted searches.
The Illinois Researcher Information Service (IRIS) currently contains over 9,000 active federal and private funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, including fellowships and scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students. IRIS funding alert service profiles may also be created.
Grants.gov is a federal grants submission and funding opportunities website. It provides a single access point for over 1,000 programs offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies and offers a variety of subscription services.
GrantsNet is a searchable, continuously updated database of opportunities in biomedical research and science education. This database includes programs for training and research funding for graduate and medical students, as well as programs in science, math, engineering, and technology for undergraduate faculty and students. Use of the database is free once a user profile is established.
Society of Research Administrators International (SRA) has compiled this list of resources in the following categories: Government Funding and Resources, General Research Administrator Resources, Private Funding Information, Policy Information & Regulations, and the SRA International Foundation List.
National Institutes of Health: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/about_grants.htm
Investigators may search the NIH website directly for funding opportunities and register to receive NIH funding opportunity email updates:
National Science Foundation: http://www.nsf.gov/funding
Researchers may search the NSF website directly for funding opportunities and subscribe to a customized funding update service: