Funding Links and Agency Requirements

Research Office

Research Tools

Funding Links and Agency Requirements

The RO supports faculty and staff in their search for sponsors who will fund research and related activities. Below is a list of external sources for funding to help you get started with your search for funding.

Federal Sources ( was established in 2002 as a part of the President’s Fiscal Year Management Agenda to improve government services to the public. This online storehouse has grown to serve 26 federal agencies with over 1,000 grant programs and approximately $500 billion in annual awards.

National Science Foundation:

National Institutes of Health

US Department of Agriculture

US Department of Energy

US Environmental Protection Agency

US Department of Education

US Department of State

US Department of Transportation

All Federal Agencies:

The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance is a publication and database that lists the domestic assistance programs for all federal agencies and gives information about a program's authorization, fiscal details, accomplishments, regulations, guidelines, eligibility requirements, information contacts, and application and award process.

Non-federal sources:


State of Montana: