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  • Funding Resources
    April 9, 2010
  • Start with ESF One-Stop Grants Search
  • Navigate guide using tabs at the top
    View slide
  • The Research Times is a campus
    publication for research faculty/staff
    AND graduate students
    View slide
  • Previous editions of the Research Times are
    accessible from ESF One-Stop Grants Search
  • The ‘Web Guides’ tab includes useful grant-writing/seeking information
  • Recent ESF Publications is an RSS feed of what has been published by ESF-affiliated authors
  • The Funding Databases tab includes detailed instructions for searching our funding databases
  • Community of Science
    Database of announcements for grants, fellowships, awards and more from around the world, comprising more than 22,000 records worth over $33 billion.
    Can create many searches, track funding opportunities and manage searches easily using your COS Workbench.
    COS user training:
  • Must register from a campus IP address and
    follow directions exactly!
  • Make sure you enter affiliation
    information as indicated by arrows.
  • Best to use ‘Advanced Search’
  • In the ‘All Fields’ options, insert keywords.
    You can truncate words (using *) to pick up
    variant endings:
    sustain* = sustainable, sustainability
    Add more search fields to make your
    search more specific
  • Used ‘undergraduate as a requirement – 10 results.
  • Changed requirement to PhD or other professional.
  • Now have retrieved 212 results.
    Experiment using other search
    terms and various options.
    Can mouse over opportunities to obtain funding abstract
    and eligibility.
  • Save, view and track funding data on your Workbench
    • Includes funding information for 44 federal agencies
    • Can search for grants
    • Set up email alerts for grant notices
    • Subscribe to grant notices via RSS feeds
    • It is not necessary to register with – contact the Office of Research Programs for further information
  • Basic keyword search
  • Advanced search allows you to compose
    a more specific search.
  • Can subscribe to RSS feed based on various criteria.
  • Notices based on advanced criteria.
  • Foundation Directory Online
    Detailed information on:
    • 1,500+ leading foundations
    • Application guidelines for 7,200+ foundations
    • Sponsoring company information for corporate givers.
  • Foundation Directory Online is a database provided through a library subscription. Find this using the ‘Databases’ tab from the Moon Library Home Page.
  • Find more information on Grantmakers
  • Detailed information available
  • Search previously awarded grants
  • These grants were awarded – based on search criteria
  • Questions??