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Foundations Directory Online

This subscription service is on the TAMU Library Databases website and provides comprehensive information about the missions, goals, tax forms, and funding programs provided by foundations in the United States.

Community of Science (COS) PIVOT database

TAMU’s subscription service for PIVOT. Search and drill down to find opportunities such as arranging, funding and traveling to a conference and see abstracts.

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

An important information source about federal funding.  Annual publication. Lists federal funding sources, including program title, contact person, brief summary of projects of interest, amt of funds available, avg award size & anticipated info about upcoming year’s funding cycle.

Fundsnet Services

Provides grant-writing and grant-seeking assistance in a wide array of areas.

This great resource is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs. All federal grants opportunities are required by law to be posted on

NEH Grant Match

NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts

NSF Find Funding

Regional Foundation Library

Selected Federal Programs

Conferences, Publications, etc

Don’t forget about Conferences, Publications, etc

Attend conferences and connect with program officers or serve as a program officer at an agency. This is a great way to learn how agencies operate and find out about their current areas of focus.

Check journals and professional publications to see who supports activities related to your discipline area.