External Funding

Research and Sponsored Programs helps to identify funding opportunities for campus researchers and provides faculty members with access to up-to-date funding information.

Current Funding Opportunities

Upcoming Deadlines

Ongoing Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunity Databases

Searchable third-party databases (like Pivot/COS and Grants Resource Center) mine funding opportunities. Many of these are excellent resources are subscription-based, and thus are only accessible by UWF faculty, staff, and students.

  • Pivot (formerly known as COS-Community of Science): Sign in with your UWF credentials to search for‌ funding opportunities and to create weekly email alerts based on saved searches.
  • Grants Resource Center Grants SearchGrants Resource Center's Funding Database provides users with access to a listing of grants from federal and private sponsors and tools for creating successful proposals. The Center is a unit of the American Association of State College and Universities (AASCU). Login information is below.
    • Username: uwf
    • Password: research

External Sponsor Websites and Searches

Federal Departments and Agencies

  • Grants.govElectronically find grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
  • FedBizOpps: Federal business opportunities

Other Funding Sources


Resource Library

Visit the RSP Resource Library

For those who want to learn more about the proposal development process, browse the latest articles, training materials, presentations, samples, and so much more.