Find Grant Funding for Higher Education

Once you have an idea for your proposal, matching your objectives to those of a funding organization is the next step. Understanding the funder's goals and requirements will help you not only plan the proposal but ensure that it includes all of the information needed for review and serious consideration.

There are thousands of federal agencies, private foundations, corporations, and associations in the United States that support instructional projects, research, technology, and innovation. Browse by grant type or topic for a list of grant funding sources to fit your project.

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Review an organization's recent grant awards for additional insight into the funder's objectives and the size and scope of projects they've funded.

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Research grant databases by topic and you may find topic-specific and time-sensitive funding programs sponsored by private foundations and corporations.