External Funding Opportunities

Federal Opportunity Search Engines

Grant Central

Grant Central connects you to federal funding opportunities directly from Grants.gov -i.e. the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Defense (DoD), Federal Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Disease Control (CDC), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), helps you find new collaborators, and manages the grant-writing process. Use grant alerts to save searches you perform frequently. New grants matching your search can be sent to you by e-mail, or followed using a Real Simply Syndication (RSS) reader.

Non-Federal Opportunity Search Engines

COS Funding Opportunities

The most comprehensive resource of funding information available on the Web, publishes more than 15,000 sources of funding from around the world. It is updated daily.

Foundation Center

The mission of the Foundation Center is to foster public understanding of the foundation field by collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating information on foundations, corporate giving, and related subjects. Access requires a subscription. The Office of the Vice President arranged to have the university’s subscription added to the library’s E-Resources.  Anyone associated with Harvard should be able to access the Foundation Directory Online by going to http://library.harvard.edu; selecting “All E-Resources” and then searching by keyword for “Foundation.”

GrantsNET

A joint venture of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). It was created as a free resource for those searching for training opportunities in the biomedical Sciences (undergraduate, graduate, Fellows).

SPIN InfoEd Search

Provides detailed and timely information about thousands of Federal, non- federal and international funding opportunities. A user-friendly database, searches can be initiated through general keywords (Quick search) or specific criteria categories (Advanced search). Available to anyone with a Harvard IP address.

Other Non-Federal Opportunity Websites

*There are policy considerations that you should be aware of regarding these funding opportunities; please contact your SPA representative (HMS/HSDM)(HSPH).

** denotes limited submission

Other Non-Federal Fellowships

*There are policy considerations that you should be aware of regarding these funding opportunities; please contact your SPA representative (HMS/HSPH) (HSPH).

** denotes limited submission