Funding Opportunities

Funding Agencies

Information on funding opportunities for selected disciplines and general purposes that are very appropriate for WPU.  Includes grants for research, curriculum development, services, scholarships and fellowships.

Funding Opportunity Announcements

The OSP electronic announcement containing compiled information on funding agencies and opportunities.

Limited Submission Process

Information on the process and internal deadlines for Limited Submission Opportunities (when a sponsor restricts the number of applications submitted by a single institution to the same competition).

WPU Internal Support Programs

WPU sponsored teaching and research support information on ART, research and travel incentive, and graduate/undergraduate research programs.

WPU's Funders


State, County and Local Government

GrantSearch Database

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GRC Database


The GrantSearch Database contains descriptions, deadlines, and contact information on nearly 12,000 federal and private funding programs of particular interest to public colleges and universities. The database contains programs that support academic activities such as research and training, fellowships, program development, and equipment acquisition. The GrantSearch Database is a product of the Grants Resource Center.

GrantSearch and Faculty Alert Description and Instructions

Grant Resource Center

The Grant Resource Center (GRC) provides comprehensive funding services and expertise for colleges and universities.  Site included detailed information on Federal funding and Congressional actions, materials to support proposal development -- including abstracts for funded projects, and access to GrantSearch.  The GRC is a membership-based division of the American Association for State Colleges and Universities (AASCU).


Grants.Gov is the Federal portal to finding funding opportunities and then applying for support.

 Advice to Grantseekers

Cheng Library

Access the online databases and services that WPUNJ provides through the Cheng Library. Do literature searches, order reprints, access unique search engines.