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


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