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A search engine dedicated to helping institutions and individuals find grants to fund their research.

 ● GrantForward covers more than 12,000 sponsor sources to provide a comprehensive database of more than 40,000 funding opportunities that continues to grow with the most up to date information.

● GrantForward’s powerful search system helps to lessen the hassle of searching for grants with adaptable search filters and specialized search features.

● GrantForward researcher profiles allow researchers to highlight their research achievements and interests to receive personalized grant recommendations for grant opportunities that match their research needs.


Create Your GrantForward Account and Researcher Profile


Useful Resources:

GrantForward Researcher Welcome Guide
Visit GrantForward YouTube Channel for all instruction videos.
Visit GrantForward Support page for the complete list of resources.


Additional Funding Sources 

Grant Seeking Tools and Resources

  • CITI training:  The Essentials of Grant Proposal Development.  Free Course - Register Here
    • This professional development series aims to take the mystery out of grant writing by walking participants through the process with a step-by-step guide.  The course includes getting started in grant writing, finding and selecting funding opportunities, crafting a proposal development plan, creating a proposal narrative, understanding required proposal elements, preparing a budget, and more.  
  • Tips for Seeking Funding
  • Checklist for Getting Started
  • MNSU Library Services
    • resources for research, specific grant guidelines, grant writing, and dissemination of research