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Funding Databases


Pivot-RP is a web-based suite of tools that helps researchers find funding and other research resources from sources worldwide. You can search, track, save, and share opportunities after creating an individual account. Also provides funding news.

UMB's Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HSHSL) has an institutional membership.  Search for the PIVOT database and sign in using your UMB account. 

Duke's Research Funding 

Duke’s Research Funding site provides an extensive, curated database of funding opportunities curated from a variety of sources and includes funding announcements from federal, foundation, industry, professional association, and Duke internal sponsors.

The program management office is managed by the US Dept of Health and Human Services and centralizes more than 1,000 different grant programs across federal grant-making agencies that award more than $500 billion annually. Create a account to subscribe to new grant notifications, news and save searches

NIH Grants & Funding

The NIH Grants & Funding site includes information about grants, available funding, due dates, instructions for how to apply, loan repayment programs, policy and compliance and other news about extramural grants. Sign up for weekly updates of all new funding opportunities and notices.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

AHRQ’s mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable. AHRQ provides a variety of funding opportunities designed to support and enhance the education and career development of health services researchers. Sign up for AHRQ grant announcement email updates.

US National Science Foundation (NSF)

NSF supports science and engineering by offering hundreds of funding opportunities including grants, cooperative agreements and fellowships. Funding opportunities are announced on the NSF website and on Subscribe to NSF's email updates to receive information on NSF funding opportunities and updates in the topic areas you choose.

Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)

The CDMRP are supported by Congressional appropriation to foster new approaches to biomedical research in response to the expressed needs of its stakeholders-the American public, the military, and Congress. The CDMRP fills research gaps by funding high impact, high risk and high gain projects in specific areas that other agencies may not venture to fund. Subscribe to receive notifications of funding opportunities.

Candid. Philanthropy News Digest

A nonprofit organization, Candid helps other nonprofit organizations find funding to support their work. Philanthropy News Digest is a daily news service of Candid and publishes requests for proposals listings. Set up a user profile to sign up for RFP alerts and other news.