Listed below are some websites that may be of assistance in your search for funding. Some sites are specific to certain foundations. Others contain useful general advice and many include search engines to identify sources of aid for which you may qualify. This list is not intended to be all inclusive. Browse around and you're sure to find even more sources. Good luck!
SPIN, or Sponsored Programs Information Network, is a searchable online database maintained by the University of Michigan's Office of the Vice President for Research.
Some funding opportunities for Rackham students, organizations, events and initiatives on campus.
"The Internet's largest free scholarship search."
The American Indian College Fund raises scholarship, endowment and operating funds for the 30 tribally-controlled colleges.
UNCF, a fundraising consortium administering over 400 scholarships programs for African Americans, provides technical assistance for HBCUs, and conducts research and data collection on African American education.
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is the largest Hispanic scholarship-granting organization in the nation. It provides financial assistance to outstanding Hispanic students in higher education throughout the US and Puerto Rico.
A comprehensive, independent, and objective guide to student financial aid, sponsored by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA).
A complete list of scholarships for students with disabilities
Free scholarship searches and additional links.
Database of financial aid and scholarships for education.
AIE promotes the exchange of students and scholars to and from the United States. Their website contains useful information for U.S. students interested in study abroad and a wealth of practical advice and financial aid information for foreign nationals studying in the U.S.
Additional links of interest to graduate students.
Contains a wealth of information on financial aid services and a scholarship search function to help identify scholarships, loans, internships and other financial aid programs that match your education level, talents, and background.
See NSF's section on grants and proposal preparation and award information.
Information on the the predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral fellowship programs administered by the fellowship office of the National Research Council, including Ford Foundation Fellowships for Minorities.
Created by the Texas Legislature in 1979, TG is a public, nonprofit corporation that promotes educational access and success so that students can realize their college and career dreams.
Scholarship searches for college.
American Association for Advancement of Science fellowships.
Administers the Fulbright grants and other scholarships.
The solution to graduate and professional education financing. Tips on and hints before taking on loans.
Lists fellowships and loan programs.
Database of scholarships run by the financial aid giant Sallie Mae.
Bilingual (Spanish) database of over 600,000 scholarships.
From the Department of Education -- database of 650,000 scholarships.
Offers a listing of information on fellowships, grants, and scholarships of interest to people of color.
Established in 1956 and today supported by close to 550 foundations, the Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. The Center maintains a comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) provides a full listing of all Federal programs available to State and local governments, domestic public, quasi- public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions, specialized groups, and individuals.
Pivot, a tool provided by the Community of Science (COS) combines the most comprehensive, editorially maintained database of funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion with a unique database of 3 million pre-populated scholar profiles, drawing from Community of Scholars and Community of Science profiles. It allows users to search for funding opportunities and identify potential research collaborators.
Comprehensive database of over 108,000 foundations of all types.
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