Supporting the Postdoc Community at Massachusetts General Hospital
Funding Search Engines
The SPIN Database
SPIN searches foundations and government databases and is a great place to look for funding. Advanced Search includes free text search as well as the ability to specify other detailed search criteria
The Community of Science (COS) database. COS maintains a database of grants, fellowships, and other funding information from public and private, domestic and international sources. Though the name refers to holdings on science funding, this service also offers a wealth of information on social sciences, humanities & community outreach funding.
A single source for finding and applying for government-sponsored funding opportunities. All 26 grant-making agencies are required to post all discretionary grant programs in grants.gov FIND. OMB has directed agencies to post in grants.gov APPLY (75% of all funding opportunities. in FY 06 and 100% in FY 07)