Funding Opportunity Databases

Pivot/Community of Science (COS)
Searchable database of federal and private funding opportunities in all fields.
Guide (PDF)

Foundation Directory Online (FDO)
Searchable database that contains a wealth of information on foundations and the grants they support.
Guide (PDF)

Grants.gov
Searchable database of all grant opportunities offered by Federal Agencies

NIH Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool (RePORT)
Provides access to reports, data, and analyses of NIH research activities, including information on grants awarded, expenditures, and the results of NIH supported research.

SPIN
Searchable database of federal and private funding opportunities in all fields.


Comparison of Funding Databases COS Pivot and Foundation Directory Online

COS Pivot
Foundation Directory Online
Search for federal funding opportunities
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Search for funding from private foundations
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Search for international funding opportunities
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Search for funding from corporate sponsors
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Search by sponsor name
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Search recently awarded grants
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Sign up for weekly emails (funding alerts) to let you know when new or updated records that meet your search criteria have been added
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Sign up for free informative newsletters (i.e. RFP Bulletin, Philanthropy News Digest)
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Save your search
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Share your search results by email
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Export/print search results
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Save and track individual grant opportunities
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Search foundation 990s
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Create an individual account
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