Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (http://www.cfda.gov/)
The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) website provides access to a searchable database of all federal programs available to state and local governments; federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories of the U.S.; domestic, public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions.
Grants.gov, managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies. This website is the single access point for over 900 grant programs offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies.
GrantsNet is an Internet application tool created by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Grants Management and Policy (OGMP) for finding and exchanging information about HHS and other federal grant programs. In addition to an introduction to HHS grants, the site provides links to funding opportunities, information on the application process, and other useful grant-related resources.
USA.gov for Nonprofitshttp://www.usa.gov/Business/Nonprofit.shtml
Portal focuses on resources for nonprofit organizations including agency-specific nonprofit resources; fundraising and outreach, grants, loans and other assistance; and tax information.
The Foundation Center (http://fdncenter.org/) The Foundation Center's mission is to strengthen the nonprofit sector by advancing knowledge about U.S. philanthropy. The site provides information links to "finding funders," research about philanthropy, and news publications, in addition to resources for grantsmakers, individual grantseekers, and several other groups.
The Grantsmanship Center (TGCI)-Funding Sources (http://www.tgci.com/funding/resources.asp) TGCI was founded in 1972 to offer grantsmanship training and low-cost publications to non-profit organizations and government agencies. The TGCI funding sources web page covers all aspects of researching grants, writing grant proposals, and negotiating with funding sources. You can also find links to federal and state funding sources, community foundations, and international funding sources.
Grants by Subject
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) (http://arts.endow.gov/grants/index.html)
NEA site provides access to funding opportunities in various disciplines such as arts education, dance, design, literature and opera. The site also provides guidelines and application forms for the agency's competitive funding categories, including Federal Partnership funding opportunities, pre-and post-award materials for applicants recommended for a grant and for grantees, and listings of grants made to organizations and individuals.
U.S. Department of Justice - Funding Resources (http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/funding/funding.htm)
The Department of Justice offers funding opportunities to conduct research, to support law enforcement activities in state and local jurisdictions, to provide training and technical assistance, and to implement programs that improve the criminal justice system. On this page, you will find links to current funding opportunities at OJP, information for applicants, post-award instructions, training support, policies & procedures, and state administering agencies.
Department of Education (ED)-Grants (http://www.ed.gov/fund/landing.jhtml) The grants web page provides access to grants at ED, application submissions, a guide to ED programs, and discretionary grant application processes.
Department of Education e-Grants (http://e-grants.ed.gov/egWelcome.asp) e-GRANTS, the Department of Education's (ED) portal site for electronic grants. From e-GRANTS users may access all of the Department's web-based grant systems.
Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education's (FIPSE) Grant Database (http://www.fipse.aed.org/)
The Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education ( FIPSE ) provides grants to support innovative educational reform projects that hold promise as models for the resolution of important issues and problems in postsecondary education. The grant database was developed by the Johns Hopkins University with support from the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE), U.S. Department of Education. It allows users to search, query, or browse information and abstracts on all FIPSE discretionary grants since 1994.
American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Grants Resource Center (GRC) (http://www.aascu.org/grc/)
The American Association of State Colleges and Universities represents more than 430 public colleges, universities and systems of higher education throughout the United States and its territories. The GRC focuses on resources related grant searching, campus workshops, and conferences, in addition to publications and resources from the proposal library.
Health & Medicine
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (http://www.cdc.gov/about/business/funding.htm) Site provides links to CDC and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) funding opportunities, application budget guidance, and additional information on CDC's Procurement and Grants Office.
CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) (http://www.cdcnpin.org/scripts/locates/LocateFund.asp) This searchable database includes private and government funding opportunities for community-based and HIV/AIDS, STD, and TB service organizations. Included are details about eligibility requirements, application processes, and deadlines.
National Library of Medicine (NLM) Extramural Programs (EP) Division (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/ep/extramural.html) NLM's Extramural Programs Division website provides information on grants and fellowships available to organizations and individuals interested in applying computer and telecommunications technology to improve storage, retrieval, access, and use of biomedical information.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Grants & Funding Opportunities (http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/) NIH's grants gateway provides an extensive array of information regarding NIH funding opportunities from the Office of Extramural Research (OER), in addition to other programs and initiatives.
CRISP (Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects) (http://crisp.cit.nih.gov/) CRISP is a searchable database of federally funded biomedical research projects conducted at universities, hospitals, and other research institutions. The database, maintained by the Office of Extramural Research at the National Institutes of Health, includes projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), and several other federal agencies.
National Institute on Aging-Grants & Training (http://www.nia.nih.gov/GrantsAndTraining/) The National Institute on Aging (NIA) supports research and research training related to aging. This site lists information on priorities and programs, the grant process, and funding opportunities, as well as information on research training support.
Cancer.gov Research & Funding(http://cancer.gov/researchfunding/) Site provides links to National Cancer Institute (NCI) supported research initiatives, funding opportunities, and research and funding policies.
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)-Grants & Funding (http://www.hhs.gov/grants/index.shtml)
Site includes contract information from HHS agencies, educator/training opportunities, funding and grant information from HHS agencies, and information on research and program funding, in addition to updates on scholarships, internships, and financial aid.
Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMH-RC) Funding Opportunities and Resources (http://www.omhrc.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=2&lvlID=2)
The mission of the Office of Minority Health (OMH) is to improve and protect the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs to eliminate health disparities. The funding section of the website provides information on research funding, community grants, cooperative agreements, educational funding, and additional funding resources.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) (http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ResearchDemoGrantsOpt/)
The research programs at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) help develop, test, and implement new health care financing and payment policies. Site contains links to specific CMS grant programs and application procedures.
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Grants (http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/default.htm)
HRSA's mission is to provide national leadership, program resources, and services needed to improve access to culturally competent, quality health care. The site provides access to the Fiscal Year HRSA preview list, and current and archived HRSA opportunities, in addition to information on grantee performance reviews.
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Funding (http://www.nichd.nih.gov/funding/funding.htm)
The NICHD supports research involving reproductive, developmental, behavioral/social, and rehabilitative processes that determine health or optimize health among newborns, infants, children, adults, families, and populations. The funding site includes information about extramural centers, funding opportunities, loan repayment programs, and future NICHD funding initiatives.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Funding (http://www.nida.nih.gov/funding/) Site provides links to NIDA grant applications, funding opportunities, clinical research and trials, and information on funded projects.
Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Grants and Contracts Office (http://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants.html)
The ACF is a federal agency funding state, territory, local, and tribal organizations to provide family assistance (welfare), child support, child care, and other programs relating to children and families. The agencies' grants page provides program announcements, funding opportunities, financial reports and data, grant applications, and grant review opportunities.
National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) (http://www.neh.gov/)
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency created in 1965. It is the largest funder of humanities programs in the United States . NEH is an independent grant-making agency of the United States government dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities. NEH's website provides an extensive range of information for grant applicants and grant recipients, as well as news, publications, and NEH projects.
Institute of Museum & Library Services (IMLS) (http://www.imls.gov/applicants/applicants.shtm) The IMLS is an independent federal agency that fosters leadership, innovation and learning. It is the primary source of federal support for the nation's libraries and museums, and
provides information on institutional grants, the application process, and a Grant Opportunities Guide for a general overview of all IMLS grant programs.
Fund for a Healthy Nevada (http://dhhs.nv.gov/Grants/Grants_HealthyNevada.htm) The Fund for a Healthy Nevada was a program created to utilize the federal tobacco master settlement agreement. This program focuses on programs that improve health services for children and the health and well being of persons with disabilities. Additionally, this program is dedicated to programs that prevent, reduce or treat the use of tobacco and the consequences of the use of tobacco, funding for the Senior Rx program, and assisting senior citizens with independent living. This site provides information for grantees, including forms, instructions, and budget modification requests.
Nevada Commission of Tourism-Rural Grants Program (http://travelnevada.biz/grants.aspx) The Rural Grants Program helps promote activities that attract visitors to rural communities. The funding goes to nonprofit organizations such as chambers of commerce, convention and visitor bureaus, local governments, tribal organizations, Nevada 's tourism "territories" and special events. Each grant must be matched equally in cash or in-kind contributions such as labor and materials, and only communities with populations under 100,000 are eligible.
Nevada State Library & Archives (NSLA)-LSTA Administration (http://nevadaculture.org/nsla/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=537&Itemid=104) The Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) is a part of the Museum and Library Services Act, last authorized in 1996. The NSLA website provides information on LSTA grant funding and grant administration forms, as well as links to the LSTA five-year plan, by-laws of the Nevada State Council on Library and Literacy, and an evaluation of NSLA's implementation of LSTA.
NHPRC and Other Grants (http://www.archives.gov/grants/index.html) The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), a statutory body affiliated with the National Archives and Records Administration, supports a wide range of activities to preserve, publish, and encourage the use of documentary sources relating to the history of the United States. NHPRC Grant Programs include archival grants, educational programs and fellowships, publications grants, and others.
National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP) (http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/) The National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program of the Library of Congress has partnered with the National Science Foundation to establish the first research grants program to specifically address the preservation of digital materials. NSF is the administering program, which funds research to support the long-term management of digital information. This site provides detailed information about the program, anticipated outcomes, and several other program resources.
Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works (FAIC) Grants & Scholarships (http://aic.stanford.edu/faic/grants/) FAIC offers grants, scholarships and funded awards for projects that support AIC's mission and goals. The Grants & Scholarships web page provides information on various funding opportunities, application forms, and links to awards and recognition.
National Park Service (NPS) (http://www.nps.gov/history/grants.htm) This site provides links to a variety of National Park Service grants that help protect our nation's significant historic and cultural sites and preserve our diverse cultural heritage.
Department of Energy: Office of Procurement and Assistance Management Financial Assistance Home Page (www.pr.doe.gov/fahome.html) The DOE Financial Assistance website assists the DOE contracting community in the award and administration of grants and cooperative agreements with the public.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection(http://cfpub.epa.gov/fedfund/)
The Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection website is a searchable database of financial assistance sources (grants, loans, and cost-sharing) available to fund a variety of watershed protection projects.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Center for Environmental Research (NCER)(http://es.epa.gov/ncer/)
Provides information on the latest environmental research grants, fellowships, and other forms of financial assistance from NCER.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Grants and Fellowship Information (http://www.epa.gov/epahome/grants.htm) Site provides links to grant programs, including education grants, water grants, and pollution prevention for states, as well as information on EPA grants by region.
EPA Research Grants and Fellowships(http://www.epa.gov/epahome/scitech.htm) This page provides access to research funding opportunities for scientists and engineers. The major funding categories are fellowships, which are awards to individual students or recent graduates for environmental study, and research grants. Both are offered to researchers affiliated with academic institutions and other not-for-profit organizations.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Acquisition and Grants Office (http://www.ago.noaa.gov/ago/index.cfm)
This site describes NOAA's major grant programs and provides information for applicants.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Sea Grant College Program (http://www.nsgo.seagrant.org/) The National Sea Grant College Program sponsors a variety of marine research, outreach, and education projects, primarily through the 30 state Sea Grant Programs. The site provides information on funding and fellowships, partnerships, and research, outreach, and education opportunities.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Grants at a Glance (http://grants.fws.gov/) The Fish and Wildlife Service administers a variety of natural resource assistance grants to governmental, public, and private organizations, groups, and individuals.
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Federal Assistance Program Announcements (http://www.usgs.gov/contracts/grants/)
Site provides information about USGS solicitations, USGS Assistance Program Announcements, central contractor registration, and USGS Business Development Program Information
U.S. Geological Survey External Research Program (http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/external/)
The USGS invites research proposals that will assist in achieving the goals of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NERHP). The site provides access to program announcements, current projects, and final reports.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) NSPIRES (http://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/) NSPIRES is the NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System. This web-based system supports the entire lifecycle of NASA research solicitation and awards, from the release of solicitation announcements, through the peer review and selection process, to awards management and publication of research results.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration GSFC Grant Information (http://code210.gsfc.nasa.gov/grants/grants.htm)
This section of the Goodard Space Flight Center (GSFC) website is intended to provide general procurement information, including status of actions in process, in addition to information on grants and cooperative agreements awarded by NASA's GSFC to universities and other organizations.
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/grants.htm)
NIST is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Commerce Department's Technology Administration. The agency's mission is to develop and promote measurement, standards, and technology to enhance productivity and facilitate trade. NIST grants and awards supporting research by industry, academics, and other institutions are available on a competitive basis through several different Institute offices.
National Science Foundation (NSF)-Find Funding (http://www.nsf.gov/funding/) The National Science Foundation promotes and advances scientific progress in the United States by competitively awarding grants and cooperative agreements for research and education in the sciences, mathematics, and engineering. The NSF funding gateway provides an extensive array of information related to resources, including an A-Z index of funding opportunities, links to recent funding opportunities, a grant policy manual, and information to other types of proposals.
The American Institute of Physics (AIP) Center for History of Physics Guidelines for Grants to Archives (http://www.aip.org/history/grntgde.htm) The purpose of this program is to assist and encourage archives to undertake significant projects to preserve, process, inventory, arrange, describe, or catalog collections in the history of modern physics and such allied fields as astronomy, geophysics, optics, and acoustics. The site provides details on the grant application and review process.