External Grant Seeking Opportunities

Grant Forward

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

Student External Funding Opportunities

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.


NSF LogoNSF 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.