Selected Resources for: Grants

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Subject Librarian:

Julie Kelly

jkelly@tc.umn.edu

Grant opportunities from government agencies, foundations, and other organizations


General Reference Sources

Directories

The Foundation Directory Online offers full-text search capability across a comprehensive array of documents and data concerning U.S. grantmaking. Over 80,000 unique funder profiles organize the latest foundation news, RFPs, job openings, publications and key staff affiliations. Program details and guidelines for funding applications are provided, as well as links to foundation websites. Additionally there is a fully-searchable database of 250,000+ 990s. Over 500,000 grants are listed, along with the ability to create charts showing distribution by subject, geographic and demographic focus. Foundation Directory Online is updated weekly.


Internet Resources

Gateways & Megasites

The COS pivot service combines COS funding opportunities and COS scholar universe, allowing users to identify available financial support along with research partners. Pivot also includes tools that make the management of funding opportunities in the pre-award phase more efficient. Users can add internal deadlines to build effective timelines for seizing critical funding opportunities. Funding opportunities can be tracked and organized so that highest priorities take center stage.

SciVal Funding is a comprehensive online funding intelligence solution to support researchers and research administrators in the pre-award stage of the funding process. The solution delivers access to current funding opportunities and award information, allowing users to find the right funding opportunities, analyze the funding environment, and maximize award chances.


Library Information

Science and Engineering Library

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