Funding Links and Agency Requirements

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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. For more assistance with funding searches, contact Trisha Southergill (psouthergill@mtech.edu).

Federal Sources

Grants.gov: (www.grants.gov) 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: https://www.nsf.gov/

National Institutes of Health https://grants.nih.gov/grants/oer.htm

US Department of Agriculture https://www.usda.gov/

US Department of Energy https://energy.gov/

US Environmental Protection Agency https://www.epa.gov/

US Department of Education https://www2.ed.gov/fund/grants-apply.html?src=ft

US Department of State https://www.state.gov/j/prm/funding/

US Department of Transportation https://www.transportation.gov/

All Federal Agencies: https://www.usa.gov/federal-agencies/a


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:

Foundation Directory: http://www.mtech.edu/library/

State of Montana: http://mt.gov/