Foundation Directory Online (FDO) has detailed profiles of over 80,000 U.S. foundations and a growing number of international ones.
Pivot is a comprehensive database of funding opportunities and collaborators across many disciplines. It enables searching for global funding opportunities.
For advice on grant writing, consider
- Purdue OWL,
- the Art of Grantsmanship,
- Common Grant Application form from the MN Council on Foundations,
- the Proposal Writing Short Course online from Candid, or
- Developing Competitive Proposals from the Grant Resource Center.
Open Grants, from the Moore Foundation, includes grant proposals made openly available by researchers. This resource includes proposals for foundation and society funders, as well as federal funders in the United States and internationally.
Additional funding sources
Sources for international activities
In addition to the NIH and the European Union, also look for funding opportunities through regional organizations and governmental agencies in countries that might be interested in your research.