Find Funding

There are many sources of funding for proposals-federal, state, private, non-profit, oil company, Native organization, foundations, etc.  The Office of Sponsored Programs can assist you in exploring options for obtaining the assistance you require to get your proposal funded.

Federal Funding Sites:

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
The CFDA is a searchable database of all Federal resources for assistance programs available to governments, public and private profit and non-profit organizations and institutions.

Grants.gov
Grants.gov provides information for individuals and institutions from 26 federal grant organizations. Applications are also available on the website.

Principal Investigators may also find individual agency websites helpful in determining which area may be funding projects that closely match the area of investigation being pursued by the researcher.

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA)

National Endowments for the Humanites (NEH)

National Institutes of Health (NIH) This agency uses Grants.gov as the official portal for all submissions.
SF424 Application Guide
Deadlines

National Oceanic & Atmosphere Administration (NOAA)

National Science Foundation (NSF) The NSF allows applicants to use either FASTLANE or Grants.gov to apply for funding. 
Proposal Guide   
NSF FastLane

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

U.S. Department of Defense DOD

U.S. Department of Education ED

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS

U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Other Non-Federal Funding Sites:

Arctic Research Consortium of the United States
ArcticInfo is a moderated mailing list maintained by the Arctic Research Consortium of the United States (ARCUS). The list provides arctic researchers with timely information about funding opportunities, important events, publications, position announcements, and other useful news.

UAA Consortium Library Funding Resource Center 
For questions or assistance with this resource, contact Deborah Mole, Professor/Librarian, at 786-1967 or dlmole@uaa.alaska.edu.

Alaska EPSCoR
Information about the Alaska Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research

Alaska INBRE
Information about the Alaska Idea Networks for Biomedical Research Excellence.

Alaska State Council on the Arts

Michigan State University
The University of Michigan databases listed on this site focus on funding for Non-Profit organizations.

Foundations

Foundation Center
This site requires registration but provides information on private funding sources.

Rasmuson Foundation

UA Foundation

Searchable Databases

Grants Resource Center - GrantSearch
The American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Grants Resource Center (GRC) provides this site to find private and federal grant information.

GrantsNet
Searchable database of funding opportunities in biomedical research and science education.

NCURA
National Council of University Research Administrators.  NCURA offers research funding agencies and research administration organizations information.

Science.gov
This site provides scientists, engineers, and science aware citizens easy access to key government web sites.

SPIN - Sponsored Programs Information Network  
SPIN is a database of funding opportunities for faculty, staff and students accessible at UAA sites through the Consortium Library link.

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