Internal grants for faculty Cabrini College also offers internal grant opportunities for qualifying summer projects and other faculty grant initiatives through the Faculty Grants, Initiatives, and Sabbaticals Subcommittee.
External funding sources There are numerous foundations and organizations that offer fellowships, professional development, project and research funding for faculty. A few useful sites include:
Grants.gov - www.grants.gov Grants.gov is the central application and information resource for Federal grant programs, including the U.S. Department of Education. The website includes access to programs within 26 federal grant-making agencies. You may also sign up to receive customized email notifications of grant announcements most relevant to your field.
National Science Foundation (NSF) - www.nsf.gov NSF funds research and education in most fields of the natural sciences and engineering, as well as some areas of the social and behavioral sciences. For a chronological listing of program deadlines and target dates, see their Active Funding Opportunities. You may also conduct a keyword search of program announcements or browse programs by discipline.
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) - www.neh.gov NEH is dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities. As the largest funder of humanities programs in the U.S., it provides grants in four funding areas: preserving and providing access to cultural resources, education, including fellowships, research, and public programs.
GrantsNet - http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/funding GrantsNet is a free resource for finding funds for the sciences and undergraduate science education. You can search its database and/or sign up to receive email alerts of featured grant opportunities.
Foundation Center - Proposal and Budget Tutorials www.foundationcenter.org
National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant-Writing Guidewww.nsf.gov/pubs/gpg/nsf04_23/
American Association for the Advancement of Science - AAAS Tools and Tipshttp://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/tools_tips/how_to_series/how_to_get_funding
Grantsmanship Center - Library of winning Grant Proposals www.tgcigrantproposals.com
Social Science Research Council - The Art of Writing Proposals www.ssrc.org/publications/view/7A9CB4F4-815F-DE11-BD80-001CC477EC70
Compassion Capital Fund Best of the Best - Outcome measures articles www.ccfbest.org/outcomemeasurements