Federal Government Links
A Single Website to Find and Apply for Federal Grant Opportunities
Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal government grants. There are over 1,000 grant programs offered by all federal agencies.
Find Grant Opportunities
The Department of Health and Human Services is the managing partner for Grants.gov, and allows access to the 26 federal grant-making agencies available through this convenient E-Government initiative.
There are four methods of searching Grants.gov for grants:
- Basic Search - Search by keyword, Funding Opportunity Number or Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number.
- Browse by Agency - Search from a list of agencies offering grant opportunities.
- Browse by Category - Search by a variety of categories of funding activities.
- Advanced Search - Search by more specific criteria such as funding instrument type, or sub-agency.
Grants.gov features the ability to download a grant application package and then view and complete it offline, giving the grant community the flexibility to complete grant applications when and where they want. It also enable them to easily route it through their organization for review, or completion of various components.
Your Sponsored Programs office is a registered user of Grants.gov and is able to fully utilize the system for submitting proposals.
Electronic Proposal Links
Following is a list of more frequently used sponsors that allow or require electronic submission of proposals and reports. In most cases, Sponsored Programs must initiate the-application and provide the appropriate institutional data.
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The following agencies currently use this system for electronic proposals:
- Alzheimer's Association
- American Cancer Society
- American Lung Association
- Arthritis Foundation
- Cancer Research Foundation of America
- Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
State Government Links
- Michigan Department of Education
- Michigan Campus Compact
Michigan Campus Compact promotes the education and commitment of Michigan college students to be civically engaged citizens, through creating and expanding academic, co-curricular and campus-wide opportunities for community service, service-learning and civic engagement.
- Michigan Life Sciences Corridor
Michigan's Technology Tri-Corridor fosters growth in life sciences, advanced automotive technologies and homeland security industries through funding and resource collaboration, focusing on emerging technology sectors. Financing is available through a competitive proposal process for Life Sciences, Advanced Automotive Technologies and Homeland Security companies and researchers.
- State Single Point of Contact (SPOC List)
Executive Order 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs," was issued with the desire to foster the intergovernmental partnership and strengthen federalism by relying on State and local processes for the coordination and review of proposed Federal financial assistance and direct Federal development. The order allows each State to designate an entity to perform this function.