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The Foundation Directory
The online Foundation Directory, a product of the Foundation Center, contains information on more than 80,000 foundations, coporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities. Please note that The Foundation Directory is only available for use at the FLITE building.
*Click here to access a guide on using the online Foundation Directory.
On this page from the Federal Register site, one can find application notices, requests for comment, etc. for a wide variety of educational grant resources sponsored by the Federal Government.
A portal to all federal government grant-making agencies, this site allows one to find and apply for grants online.
This site links to opportunities for fellowships, grants and other awards in health related fields. Includes funding opportunities and resources related to proposal-writing from organizations such as National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, and the Center for Disease Control.
Resource Pages For Educational Grant Seekers
This site provides lists of governmental and non-governmental sources for grants.
What Should I Know About ED Grants?
This page is a lengthy FAQ describing the process of applying for discretionary grants from the U. S. Department of Education.
Many specialized grants newsletters can be found on the Web (In Google, type +grants +newsletters). The following are two examples.
SchoolGrants contains grant notices for K-12. Free sample copies are available for both the biweekly and bimonthly newsletters.
Also, many foundations publish online newsletters. In Google, type +foundation +newsletter to find a plethora of links.
Annual Register of Grant Support, Reference (Floor 1): AS 911 .A2 A67
Ford Foundation Annual Report, Reference (Floor 1): AS 911 .F6 A442 [older editions (back to 1990) are in the Main Stacks (Lower Level) at the same call number]
The Foundation Directory, Reference (Floor 1): AS 911 .A2 F65
The Foundation Grants Index, Reference (Floor 1): AS 911 .A2 F66
Guide to U. S. Foundations, Their Trustees, Officers, and Donors, Reference (Floor 1): AS 911 .A2 F64
Michigan Foundation Directory, Reference (Floor 1): HV 98 .M5 M53
Demystifying Grant Seeking: What You Really Neeed to Do to Get Grants, Main Stacks (Lower Level): HG 177 .B767 2001
Grantsmanship and Fundraising Fundamentals: Guidelines for Human and Leisure Services Professionals, Main Stacks (Lower Level): HG 177 .S637
Grant Writing in Higher Education: A Step-By-Step Guide, Main Stacks (Floor 3): LC 241 .H46
The "How To" Grants Manual: Successful Grantseeking Techniques for Obtaining Public and Private Grants, Reference (Floor 1): HG 177 .B38
How to Write a Grant Proposal, Reference (Floor 1): HG 177 .N49
Proposal Planning and Writing, Reference (Floor 1): HG 177.5 .U6 M56 1998
Successful Grant Writing: Strategies for Health and Human Service Professionals, Reference (Floor 1): HG 41.2 .G58
Contact: Paul Kammerdiner / Email / Phone: 231-591-3037 / Office: FLITE 331
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Last update: April 26, 2011