Funding Sources

Federal Funding

Various funding opportunities are available from a number of Federal agencies. For more information and resources, see the Federal Funding page.

North Dakota and Minnesota Grant Opportunities

These agencies have funded projects in North Dakota and Minnesota:

Foundation Funding

The Foundation Center offers a number of free resources to assist you in finding information about U.S. private foundations.
(NOTE: The Foundation Center and Guidestar are combining forces to become Candid, a new nonprofit organization.)

  • 990 Finder
  • Listing of Currently Active RFPs (Requests for Proposals)
  • Foundation Stats - data and statistics regarding foundations
  • FDO Quick Start (requires you to register, though registration is free) - allows you to search for information about specific foundations by Foundation/Organization name and by location
  • Subscribe to Newsletters such as RFP Bulletin, a weekly roundup of recently announced RFPs from private, corporate, and government funding sources.

Also see: UCLA List of Private Foundations

Funding in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

This page contains information about and opportunities from funding agencies in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Funding opportunities will be updated quarterly.  


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