Funding Search

All Searchable Databases - Serves as the single access point for grant programs offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies. The site provides a weekly email service. USF researchers do NOT need to register with to search for funding opportunities. usernames and passwords are only required for grant submissions (note: only the Division of Sponsored Research [DSR] can submit grants via See Search Tips

Federal Register - Provides an official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, notices from federal agencies and organizations, executive orders, and other presidential documents.

Academic Analytics - Within Academic Analytics, Faculty Insight is a search tool that enables scholars to find targeted funding opportunities and experts at their institution. Scholar profiles are populated with recent activity sourced from Academic Analytics data. Some institutions opt to supplement this with institutional data including articles, books, grants, awards, conference proceedings, and patents. In addition to being able to make corrections and additions to their data, scholars can also add additional activity not currently captured.

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Private Foundations and Philanthropic Giving:

  • The Grants Register 2019 - The Grants Register is a comprehensive guide of postgraduate and professional funding worldwide (USF sign-on required).
  • Philanthropy News Digest - Publishes RFPs and notices of awards as a free service for grant-making organizations and nonprofits.