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The University of Minnesota offers a variety of tools and resources that enable faculty, students and staff to explore funding opportunities for scholarly activities.
See several funding opportunities sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research.
Features information about internal funding offered across the University.
External opportunities that must be coordinated internally because of limits placed by sponsors on the number of applications that can be submitted.
The university subscribes to search tools for use by University faculty, staff, and students. Learn how to search databases to identify potential funding sources.
Some federal agencies have a variety of grant programs or funding mechanisms. Choose the right one to improve your chances of getting funded.
Learn the difference between competitive grants, formula funds and non-competitive grant programs.
NIH office of extramural research
You've got your RO1s, your RO3s, your T32s and your big IDeAs but do you know the difference? Look here to find out.
Ensure your idea is unique and fundable by searching grants that have already been funded or use funded activities to aid in research design or strategy.
US Department of Education (Ed.gov)