Office of Sponsored Research

Office of Sponsored Research

Foundations and Non-Profits

Foundations and Nonprofits

  • Foundation Center – They maintain a freely accessible database of over 70,000 foundations and funder websites.  Foundation Finder searches by name for basic information about foundations.
  • The Guidestar Database has no-charge access to non-profit organizations including mission statements and the IRS 990 forms, which often have names of board members, grants, scholarships, and financial information.  Find it on the A-Z list at IUSM Libraries web,
  • Chronicle of Philanthropy: Connecting nonprofit world with news, jobs and ideas, included online full text within IUN Library database Academic Search
  • Funds Netservices: A great comprehensive website, tips to funding grant makers, links to funder sites and resources for grant writers.  Both private and government monies.
  • The Grantsmanship Center: This site shows daily and archived Federal register grant announcements as well as state, community and international funding opportunities: