Funding Search

For your convenience we have provided easy to use databases using keywords to search for funding. Be sure to check our additional ways to search for grants.

Searchable Databases

Pivot ImagePivot website
Pivot is a global, web-based service that connects funding opportunity information, and researcher expertise. It will automatically email you funding opportunities matched to your keywords. You can also explore collaboration. Click here for a Quick Start Guide on Pivot and how to sign up(PDF). 

Genius LogoSMARTS / GENIUS Database of Funding Opportunities
Primary source profiles of scholars and researchers and an electronic matching and funding opportunities notification system.

GRC LogoGrant Resource Center
GRC's search tool is a customized database providing up-to-date funding information. Exclusively designed for public institutions to search and find federal and private grants information.

Grants allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants. is THE single access point for over 1,000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant making agencies.

Federal LogoThe Federal Register
Access the Federal Register via GPO Gate, the University of California's gateway to federal information.