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External Grants

Federal funding opportunities on are for organizations supporting the development and management of government-funded programs and projects.

Department of Defense

The Department of Defense supports fundamental and applied research through its branch agencies.

Department of Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy supports research and development through various programs.

National Institutes of Health

NIH is the largest public funder of biomedical research in the world.


  • Parent Announcements
    Parent announcements (For Unsolicited or Investigator-Initiated Applications) are broad funding opportunity announcements allowing applicants to submit investigator-initiated applications for specific activity codes. They are open for up to 3 years and use standard due dates.
  • PAs
    Program Announcements are funding opportunities issued by one or more Institutes and Centers to highlight areas of scientific interest.
  • RFAs
    Requests for Applications are funding opportunities issued by one or more Institute or Center to highlight well-defined areas of scientific interest to accomplish specific program objectives.


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Abstract and Award Data by Agency

Provides abstracts, funding totals and program information.

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