Funding Opportunities

E-mail Alert Services

  • Alaska On-Line Public Notice - You can use the AK On-Line Public Notice system to receive notifications about state funding opportunities.
  • Grants.Gov - The Federal Grants E-Mail Notification Service allows you to receive notifications about new federal funding opportunities.
  • Foundation Center - Receive weekly notification of recently announced Requests for Proposals (RFPs) from private, corporate, and government funding sources.
  • NASA Research Opportunities - The NAIS Email Notification System (NENS) allows you to receive notifications on NASA acquisition opportunities of interest to you.
  • NSF Custom News Service - The Custom News Service is available to anyone who would like notifications about new NSF publications.
  • U.S. Department of Education - EDInfo provides 1-2 email messages a week describing federal teaching and learning resources and ED funding opportunities.

Federal Opportunities

  • Grants.Gov -This allows users to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
  • NSF – This is a good starting place for browsing NSF funding. It allows users to view upcoming due dates and recently announced RFP’s.
  • NSF Office of Polar Programs
  • NSF Directorate for Geoscience
  • NASA Research Opportunities – View all open, closed, past, and future NASA funding opportunities at NASA NSPIRES.
  • Federal Contract Opportunities – Federal Business Opportunities provides users a database to search for federal contract opportunities.
  • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) - This site provides a database of all federal programs available to state and local governments.
  • Federal Register - This site serves as the federal government's official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.
  • Grants Resource Center - GrantSearch - The American Association of State Colleges and Universities' (AASCU) Grants Resource Center (GRC) provides this site to find private and federal grant information.

Internal UA

Private/Foundation Opportunities

  • Foundation Center – See list of recently published Requests for Proposals (RFPs) from private, corporate, and government funding sources. This site provides information on private funding sources - free to use, but requires registration.
  • GrantsNet - This site provides a database to find funds for training in the sciences and undergraduate science education.

Opportunities for Students