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Grants/Grant Writing

Web Sites: General Resources
  • Assistance Listings (CFDA)
    'Assistance Listings (CFDA)' is the new term for The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance which is being incorporated into SAM.gov (beta) along with 9 other government programs.  On the right side of the page select the 'Search Assistance Listings'  link or at the bottom on the page, download the print 2018 Catalog.
  • Ford Foundation: Grants
    Provides grants and fellowships for a variety of issues, including Democratic and Accountable Government; Economic Fairness; Education; Freedom of Expression; Human Rights; Gender, Sexuality and Reproductive Justice; Metropolitan Opportunity; and Sustainable Development.
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation
    W.K. Kellogg Foundation "works with communities to create conditions for vulnerable children so they can realize their full potential in school, work and life." Click Grants to search past awards. Click Apply for a Grant to learn more about the application process.
  • The Foundation Center
    Explore the Gain Knowledge menu option and the Find Funding  to find the Foundation Directory Online.
  • Fulbright Scholar Program
    The Fulbright Scholar Program provides international teaching and/or research grants to U.S. faculty and experienced professionals.
  • Grants.gov
    The primary resource for finding and applying for federal grants. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
  • The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
    "Often characterized as 'midcareer' awards, Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for men and women who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts."
  • Smithsonian Fellowship Opportunities
    Information about fellowships through the Institution as well as other fellowship opportunities.
Web Sites: Business/Human Resources
  • SHRM Foundation
    Affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management, the SHRM Foundation empowers HR professionals to build inclusive organizations where all employees thrive and organizations achieve success.
Web Sites: Nursing
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    For information about grant opportunities, select Funding & Grants from the top menu. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
  • National League for Nursing
    From the Quick Links drop down menus, select Research Data, Research Priorities and Research Grants among other options.
  • National Institute of Nursing Research
    Click on Research & Funding. Extramural and Intramural research are supported by NINR. The Extramural Research Program supports the work of scientists in universities, teaching hospitals, and other organizations outside NINR. The Intramural Research Program supports scientists at NINR on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD.
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
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Web Sites: Science
Web Sites
  • Directory of Financial Aids for Women REFERENCE LB2338 .D564 2014-2016
  • Financial Aid for African Americans REFERENCE LB2338 .F5643 2014-2016
  • “How To” Grants manual Restricted Resource