Grant Forward is now available for use by Northern Michigan University faculty, staff, and students. Grant Forward is a funding search service created through a partnership between University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and Cazoodle, Inc. Once an account is created (using a valid NMU email address), users may perform basic and advanced funding searches, save searches, and create a research profile to receive targeted opportunities. Please see the following documents for more information.
Grant Forward Sign-In Instructions
Grant Forward User Guide
Basic Search Tips
Targeted Funding Announcements
Below is a current list of targeted funding announcements. This list is frequently updated as opportunities become available.
|NIH||Summer Research Programs||April 4, 2014|
|NPS||Bird-Bridge Strike Research||April 15, 2014|
|NSF||Mentoring Through Critical Transition Points in Mathematical Sciences||June 3, 2014|
|NIH||Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training||June 9, 2014|
|NSF||Geomorphology and Land Use||July 15, 2014|
Student External Funding Opportunities
- EPA Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowships for Graduate Environmental Study
- NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
- NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates
- Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research
- McNair Scholars Program
- Fall 2013 EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships For Undergraduate Environmental Study
Other External Funding Resources
The links below will direct you to a variety of resources that will assist you in your search for external funding. These sources include searchable databases, federal and state government sites and corporate sponsors.
Please search for potential funding sources or contact the NMU Grants & Contracts office for assistance identifying grant opportunities.
- Federal Departments and Agencies
- State Departments and Agencies
- Foundations and Corporations
- Grant Forward
- Other Resources
NSF Policy Changes
Interested in funding from the National Science Foundation? The latest edition of the Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide can be found here.