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Funding for Academics and Researchers : Subscription Databases/Search Engines

The following resources provide information for those working in higher education who are looking for funding to support their research and other academic-related projects.


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Research and Sponsored Programs - University of Wisconsin

Recommended Funding Databases for Academics and Researchers

These resources are helpful to finding research and project funding. UW-Madison students, faculty, staff may access these databases on- or off-site using a UW-Madison NetID unless otherwise notedAnyone may use these databases in the  Grants Information Collection at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Library.  Handouts on how to use COS Pivot, Foundation Directory Online, Foundation Grants to Individuals, Grant Forward, and SPIN are located under the Workshop Materials tab.

If you are a UW-Madison student, start with RSP Funding for Graduate Students. You will need to create an account with RSP using your UW email address to use the database. 

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