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Other Funding Opportunities

The following sites offer information and searchable databases for more funding opportunities - grants, fellowships at all academic/professional levels, and awards and prizes.

Site Description
Foundation Center Directory Online Foundation Center Directory Online is a subscription service, access to which is provided by the University of Rochester. It is accessible only on campus or via VPN.
SPIN/SMARTS/GENIUS Provides access to the most comprehensive source of funding opportunities globally, updated daily, and identifies researcher expertise from within or outside of UR via researcher profiles.
Artist Communities A guide to residencies for visual artists, writers, composers, choreographers, scholars, filmmakers, community artists, architects, and more - around the world and in the US.
Duke Duke University online database for funding options for researchers.
FedConnect—searchable public opportunities Web portal that offers bi-directional communication between government and the vendor and grants communities.

Funding for Libraries

A comprehensive and free database of library funding, containing grants given to U.S. libraries by U.S. foundations.
FundsforWriters FundsforWriters is an online resource for writers. Search all federal grants by category, keyword, CFDA number or agency.
Health Research Funding Blog with various resources for biomedical and health science grantseekers.
Horizons 2020 European Union Funding – database for funding programs with EU researchers.
Humanities and Social Sciences Online Database of funding opportunities for Humanities and Social Sciences.
The Institute of International Education (IIE) Database of programs and funding that promote closer educational relations between the people the U.S. and other countries.
Michigan State Michigan State University Library system maintains a database for fellowships.
Nationally Competitive Fellowships/Scholarships UR matriculated undergraduate students with excellent academic records can find information regarding applications for nationally competitive fellowships or scholarships on this UR website.
NoFilmSchool No Film School, a resource for all things filmmaking, have compiled a list of filmaking grants.
Philanthropy News Digest Latest Philanthropy News.
Poets & Writers Database The Writing Contests, Grants & Awards searchable database includes details about the creative writing contests with prizes $1,000 or more (including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels) that have been published in Poets & Writers Magazine in the past year.
UCLA UCLA Graduate Division online database for funding options.
University of Iowa Division of Sponsored Research Grant Bulletin University of Iowa online grant database.
University of Rochester ORPA UR Office of Research Projects Administration (ORPA) offers a host of information concerning regulations and policies, publications and reports, and funding opportunities.
Vanderbilt Humanities & Social Sciences grants database Organized on the basis of deadlines upcoming in the next quarter (so needs to be checked on at least a quarterly basis), this Vanderbilt website lists fellowship and grant opportunities for Humanities and Social Sciences.
Young Investigator Opportunities Information from the University of California, Berkeley website-programs are intended for late postdocs and early career faculty at or below the rank of Assistant Professor.
OnPAR A online portal matchmaking collaboration between the NIH and Lidos, which cam match rejected NIH proposals to potential funders, who can review the scores received from reviewers, and decide whether to fund the project.