SRC Grant Policies and Procedures - A step by step guide to grant seeking created to help the success rate of grants received and grants management at SRC.
Searchable Grant Databases
Grants.gov - This database is the federal government's site that centralizes the grant-making efforts of 26 federal agencies. This site has both a "Find" side to help potential applicants identify funding opportunities and an "Apply" side where applicants submit their electronic proposals.
National Science Foundation - From the NSF Home Page, you can access information on NSF funding opportunities in a variety of ways (keyword, due dates, etc.)
National Endowment for the Arts - Federal agency funds for grants in the arts.
National Endowment for the Humanities - Federal agency funds for grants in humanities disciplines.
U.S. Department of Education - Federal education programs.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Federal funding opportunities.
U.S. Department of Labor - Federal funding opportunities.
The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) - The online catalog give you access to a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions.
Arts and Humanities in Rural America - This site has multiple databases for different arts resources.
Efunding Solutions - This site is dedicated to helping educators locate every funding source available to them in the United States.
The Foundation Center - This site allows you to find and research all types of foundations. It also gives you access to 990 forms filed by the foundations which will show who they have funded in the past year.
Funds Net Services - This is a database of foundations that can be sorted from topic to type of foundation.
Google Fundraising and Foundations - This is a Google search engine created for finding fundraising and foundations.
Tech Learning Grants and Contests - This site allows you to search for education technology grants.
Technology News Higher Education Grants - This site can be used to find higher education technology grants.
Key Links for Grant Data
GuideStar - To use this site you must register (no cost required). You are able to look up information about different Foundations such as their giving history, including 990 forms.
2000 Census - All types of demographic information you might need to complete a grant application.
Census Scope - Demographic information that can be sorted by City, County or State. Quickest way to find most used demographic statistics.
National Center for Education Statistics
Grant Writing Resources
Proposal Writer - This site offers information about grant writing resources, sample proposals, FAQ's, etc.
Grant Training Opportunities
The Foundation Center - Proposal Writing Basics webinar (free)
The Foundation Center - Proposal Budgeting Basics webinar (free)
Ed2go - Five different courses are offered with skill levels for beginners to advanced.
The Grantsmanship Center - The first grants training workshop ever developed. Nationally recognized program.
Council for Resource Development - CRD offers many great webinars throughout the year as well as grant sessions at their annual conference.
Grant Professionals Association - A nonprofit membership association that builds and supports an international community of grant professionals committed to serving the greater public good by practicing the highest ethical and professional standards. They offer many great webinars as well as an annual conference focusing strictly on grantsmanship.