You can search for funding sources yourself but please contact the Director of Grant Development to do this for you.
Research Funding Database - This is an easily customizable database that pulls from several different databases (listed below) in real time, so it is up-to-date for both federal and private sponsors. (Because it is hosted by Duke University it also includes a few internal grants that only Duke faculty are eligible for).
SPIN (Sponsored Programs Information Network) - With instructions to login through VU
Contains information on over 1,200 different sponsoring agencies, including federal, non-federal, and international funding opportunities. SPIN is funded and managed by ORA.
Grants.gov - You can search, apply and track federal grants offered by 26 federal grant-making agencies. Search by keywords or more specific criteria. To APPLY for a federal grant, you must complete the Grants.gov registration process.
Foundation Directory Online - The Falvey Library offers access to this directory with your Villanova ID and Password as well as other resources on Philanthropy. This database is regularly updated with over 140,000 grant makers. The Director of Grant Development can also search this database for you. For a comprehensive, regularly updated listing, please go to philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps (hover over the RFP tab at the top to provide a complete listing by area).
Chronicle of Higher Education - Provides some upcoming opportunities by deadline.