Research Funding

In addition to Fellowship opportunities, there are a variety of external databases where graduate students can seek funding for specific research projects:

  • Federal Grants Database. This website is a comprehensive and searchable datbase of all federal research grants. In addition to browsing by category and agency, you can use keyword searches and email alerts to ensure you have up-to-the-minute information about grant opportuniteis relevant to your research.
  • Foundation Center. This website houses a database of a variety of private grant-making organizations.
  • Community of Science. The Community of Science is a subscription service available to NetID holders through the University. Their website has a database that includes sources of research funding for graduate students. It is primarily useful for those in the social, natural, and applied sciences.