Sponsored Funding Opportunities

The Office of Proposal Support Services has provided lists with sponsored funding opportunities below, organized by category. 

For information on other funding resources, please visit our Funding Your Research webpage.

For a curated list of major external humanities research fellowships with Fall 2021, see our Humanities Fellowships webpage. For additional information on humanities research development,  please see the Humanities Research Development webpage.

Funding Opportunities 

The following searches are curated by the Office of Proposal Support Services through the Pivot grants database and reflect research funding available to faculty and staff researchers. Dissertation, travel and fellowship support are generally not included unless specifically noted. The searches will initially display with new opportunities from the past week. By selecting “All” in the search window, you will find opportunities added in the last 30 days. Pivot login required.


Biological Sciences

Business and Marketing

Communications and Media



Humanistic Social Sciences


Humanities Fellowships


Physical Sciences & Mathematics

Social Sciences

Technology & Computer Science

Funding Programs

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

NSF Virtual Grants Conference

Save the Date! The Fall 2021 NSF Virtual Grants Conference will be held October 4-8. Registration will be free of charge and opens on September 8 at noon ET. We anticipate the sessions will reach capacity very quickly, so we encourage you to register as soon as possible. Sign up to receive notifications about this conference.

NIH Virtual Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration

Save the date for the Fall 2021 NIH Virtual Seminar: November 1-4, 2021.

Presentations and videos for the 2020 seminar may be found on the NIH web site.