Grant Databases

The Foundation Center
Organization's mission is to support and improve philanthropy by promoting public understanding of the field and helping grant seekers succeed. You can search for individual corporations or foundations.

The Ford Foundation
Offers a database of grants and foundations which is searchable by keyword and year.

The Grantsmanship Center
For more than 30 years, TGCI has provided grantsmanship training and grant information.

Fundsnet Services
Lists over 700 links to free funding resources.

Chronicle of Higher Education
Features a searchable database of new grant and research announcements; subscription is required.

The Council on Foundations A membership organization that serves the public good by promoting and enhancing responsible and effective philanthropy.

A useful grantmaker research tool; offers academic researchers, instructors, and students complimentary access to database at basic level. Advanced use of databases requires subscription.
Features a searchable database of grant and research announcements for 26 federal grantmaking entities.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
Helpful source on federal grants.

Online database of funding opportunities such as grants (for programs, projects, planning, start-up, endowments, technical assistance, facilities and equipment, etc.), awards, and fellowships.

BIG Online
North America’s most comprehensive source of fundraising information, opportunities, and resources for non-profit organizations. The website includes a funding database, writing resources, client support, and grant development services.

Grant Spy
A site that does the legwork for grant-seekers across the nation in non-profits, government agencies, schools, etc.

Funders Online
A European website which seeks to facilitate access to online funding information. This site may be helpful for those interested in research in Europe.

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