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Funding Opportunities

Grant Resource Center (GRC)
  -  To access, log into the WSU Community System - in the lower right hand corner of the first page is the login access.

GRC Bulletin - Funding Opportunities by subject area
                     (updated weekly):
       •  Arts, Humanities & International
       •  Education & Community
       •  Health & Mental Health
       •  Science

 Grant Deadlines (3 month leeway):
 Grant Week Newsletter
 Grant Database Search

Grants.gov - The single access point for over 1000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies.

GrantsNet - Free one-stop resource to find funds for training in the sciences and undergraduate science education.

Foundations - Look up organizations and check statistics.

FirstGov.gov - A-Z Index of U.S. Government departments and

Private Foundations
Foundation Center

Foundation Center

Major Federal Sponsor Links


Research Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers
Scientists, Researchers, Technologists
Guidance for the Preparation and Submission of Unsolicited Proposals

National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
What Happens to Your Grant Application
A Straightforward Description of the NIH Peer Review Process
Insider's Guide to Peer Review for Applicants
Submission and Assignment Process
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about NIH Grants
NIH Grant Writing Tips Sheets
NIH Office of Extramural Research
PHS 398 Grant Application
NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices

National Science Foundation (NSF)
NSF Funding Opportunities
NSF Find Funding
How to Prepare Your NSF Proposal
NSF Grant Proposal Guide
NSF Guide for Proposal Writing
NSF FastLane
NSF Custom News Service
NSF Award Search

U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Department of Commerce
National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

U.S. Department of Defense

Air Force

Air Force Research Laboratory
Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)

Army Research Office (ARO)
ARO: Broad Agency Announcements and Other Funding Opportunities
ARO: Directory
Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

DARPA Home Page
DARPA: Solicitations

Office of Naval Research (ONR)
ONR: Grants and Contracts
ONR: Funding Opportunities

U.S. Department of Education
Funding Opportunities– Grants, Submitting an Application, Guide to Programs, Discretionary Grant Application Packages, Federal Register Notices

U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Science - Grants and Contracts
Office of Science – Grant Application Guides

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Research and Development
How to Apply for a Grant
Grant Management Training for Non-Profit Applicants and Recipients
U. S. Department of Homeland Security

U.S. Department of Justice
National Institute of Justice

U.S. Department of State
Fulbright Scholar Program– Administered by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) on behalf of U.S. Department of State

Fogarty International Center - Directory of grants and fellowships in the global health sciences.

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