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 General and Education Grants

GRANTS.GOV allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants. is THE single access point for over 1000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies. The US Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.

To perform a basic search for a grant, complete the "Keyword Search"; the "Search by Funding Opportunity Number"; OR the "Search by CFDA Number" field; and then click the "Search" button below.

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The US Department of Education -- Education Grants

"The U.S. Department of Education (ED) is providing nearly $38 billion this year to states and school districts, primarily through formula-based grant programs, to improve elementary and secondary schools and meet the special needs of students. ED is providing about $2.5 billion to help strengthen teaching and learning in colleges and other postsecondary institutions and over $4 billion to support rehabilitation, adult education, research and development, statistics, and assessment"etc.

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 Major Corporate Funding

ATT Foundation -- support the arts and culture to enrich lives and foster creativity and diversity, give communities the resources they need to help them accomplish great things

The General Electric Foundation -- For more than 50 years, the GE Foundation has invested in programs based on a fundamental premise: a quality education ushers in a lifetime of opportunity, which helps build a strong and diverse workforce and citizenry.

The Abbott Fund -- The Abbott Fund (The Fund) is an Illinois not-for-profit, philanthropic corporation established in 1951 by Abbott. Currently the Fund provides support through cash grants to recipients who operate in the areas of health and welfare, education, culture, art, civic and public policy.

Exxon Mobil Education Grants -- Much of our education support focuses on improving student learning in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM areas). Our Science & Math focus also plays a critical role in our efforts in K-12 and Higher Education.

Monsanto Fund -- Priority Areas: Improving Nutritional Well Being through Agriculture, The Environment, Science Education and Our Communities.

Genentech Health Science Grants -- several programs aimed at encouraging the pursuit of scientific and medical innovation, from elementary schools to the post-graduate level.

Verizon Foundation -- Funding for Literacy Programs and Domestic Violence







 Science, Medicine, Humanities Research

CRISP (Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects) is a searchable database of federally funded biomedical research projects conducted at universities, hospitals, and other research institutions. The database, maintained by the Office of Extramural Research at the National Institutes of Health, includes projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP), Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), and Office of Assistant Secretary of Health (OASH).

Current and Historical Awards (1972 - 2006)
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National Science Foundation (NSF)

The National Science Foundation promotes and advances scientific progress in the United States by competitively awarding grants and cooperative agreements for research and education in the sciences, mathematics, and engineering.


Program Areas
Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Crosscutting and NSF-wide
Environmental Research
Math, Physical Sciences
Polar Research
Social, Behavioral, Economic Sciences

Grants and Funding and the National Institute of Health

The Office of Extramural Research (OER) is the focal point for NIH medical and behavioral research grant policies, guidelines and funding opportunities:

NIH Funding Opportunities -- Grant Application Submission --Awarded Grants Information --Grants Policy and Guidelines --Electronic Research Administration (eRA)

National Endowment for the Humanities

NEH is an independent grant-making agency of the United States government dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities.


 Major Private Funding

The Annenberg Foundation

The Annenberg Foundation presents its 15th Anniversary report to convey the scope and depth of its investments in education, the arts, civic life and health. Over these 15 years, the Foundation has awarded some 5,200 grants totaling more than $2.8 billion.The Annenberg Foundation provides support for projects within its grant-making interest areas of education and youth, arts and culture, civic and community, and health. see more ...

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

This agency is committed to creating smaller, more personalized learning environments where every student is held to high expectations works.

W.W. Kellogg Foundation -- Grants are made in the four areas of: Health, Food Systems and Rural Development, Youth and Education, and Philanthropy and Volunteerism. All programming in these four interest areas is tailored to meet the needs of each geographic region. Most grants are awarded in the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean, and seven southern Africa countries including Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, and Zimbabwe.

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation-- makes grants in five core program areas: higher education, museums and art conservation, performing arts, conservation and the environment, and public affairs.

Ford Foundation -- a resource for innovative people and institutions worldwide. Their goals are to: Strengthen democratic values, Reduce poverty and injustice, Promote international cooperation and Advance human achievement



B.A., M.A., M.S, Ed.D., Ph.D..


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