Last Updated: Sep 18, 2014
A proprietary resource that "provides non-profits with comprehensive, accurate data for fundraising and outreach".
Desribed in Online Searcher (2013), 37(4), 30-32.
"FundRef provides a standard way to report funding sources for published scholarly research. Publishers deposit funding information from articles and other content using a standard taxonomy of funder names. This funding data is then made publicly available through CrossRef's search interfaces and APIs for funders and other interested parties to analyze."
- Grant Forward (formerly IRIS)
"Comprehensive Coverage of Funding Opportunities ... across 39 subject areas and ~2000 categories ... and a Database of Sponsors ...". Free trial subscriptions.
"Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards."
- NIH: Grants and Funding: Funding Opportunities and Notices
"The official publication for NIH medical and behavioral research grant policies, guidelines and funding opportunities."
- NSF: Active Funding Opportunities
"The National Science Foundation funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering."
- NSF: Office of International Science and Engineering (OISE) Active Funding Opportunities
"... serves as a focal point for international science and engineering activities both inside and outside NSF."
ScanGrants™ is focused on funding sources related to individual and community health. These include: private foundations, corporations, businesses, and not-for profit organizations, especially less traditional funding sources. Federal/state sources are generally not included, see: www.grants.gov
- Science magazine: Grants & Funding links
Lists subscription services: Grant Search; Grant Forward; Spin; Pivot; Research Professional (some have free trial subscriptions)
- Standord School of Medicine. Funding Information Resources
A website intended for Stanford faculty and staff. It lists both internal and external (free and subscription) resources.
- W. M. Keck Foundation
"... focused on Science and Engineering Research; Medical Research; Undergraduate Education; and Southern California. Each of our grant programs invests in people and programs that are making a difference in the quality of life, now and for the future."
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