Funding Notification Services

UofL Funding Notification Services: Register for our Limited Submissions and Large Grant Newsletter for be notified of new opportunities and internal competitions.

External Funding Notification Services

Source Description

NSF Custom News

Free news service that provides you with the latest in NSF publications such as press releases, summary of awards, program announcements and information, etc. Your choice of NSF publications can come to you in weekly e-mails or can be added to your own NSF custom; web page.


InfoEd Global's SPIN product provides a comprehensive view into the realm of research grants, fellowships, training and various other funding opportunities.  Create an account to save searches and receive funding alerts.

One of the main sources to find and apply for federal government grants.  This is a federal portal for grants and cooperative agreements.  The Search Grants link allows you to search their site for funding opportunities.

Foundation Center

Search for Private and Corporate Foundations: The Foundation Center is an independent nonprofit information clearinghouse established to foster public understanding of the foundation field by collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating information on foundations, corporate giving, and related subjects. Use your UofL login and password to obtain access the Foundation Center web site.  If you need assistance, please email .


The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire highlighting programs sponsored by the business community

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Lists all Federal grant programs with contacts, information sources and application forms. Provides a section on writing grant applications.

Federal Business Opportunities

Source of active federal opportunities, including funding announcements and amendments to existing RFAs.


e-grantmaking website shared by many government, non-profit, and private grant-making organizations. It lists hundreds of funding opportunities from many non-federal sponsors.

Johns Hopkins University

Click on "Postdoctoral Funding Opportunities" to access the Excel file. This list was created and permission provided by Denis Wirtz, Johns Hopkins University. It lists the Sponsor, Program Title, Description, Eligibility/Requirements, Amount and Deadlines.

Email if you have any questions.