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Resources to find funding

Grant Forward is a funding search service where NMU faculty and staff can search thousands of funding opportunities. Use the links below to set up your NMU Grant Forward account.

All deadlines are 11:59 PM on the due date unless marked otherwise.

Reassigned Time Awards (RTA) (AAUP-only) - Winter 2023 deadline (applying for F2023 award): 1/20/23; Dept rankings due 2/3/23; Committee recommendations made 2/17/23 || FULL INFORMATION

Faculty Research Grant Program (FRG) - Deadline: 10/21/2022 || FULL INFORMATION

Curriculum Development and Instructional Improvement Grant Program (CDII) - DEADLINE: 3/24/2023 || FULL INFORMATION

Peter White Scholar Program (PWS) - DEADLINE: 2/24/2023 || FULL INFORMATION

Grace Magnaghi Research Grant - DEADLINE: TBD || FULL INFORMATION

Faculty Merit Award - DEADLINE: Due to departments 2/1; Department Evaluation Committee rankings due to Faculty Review Committee by April 1 || FULL INFORMATION

Center for U.P Studies Fellowship (A&S faculty-only) - DEADLINE: TBD || FULL INFORMATION


SISU Innovation Fund 

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs has a subscription to Grant Forward. If you would like us to perform a search for you, please contact us. Do not contact a foundation or a corporation directly without prior approval. Please see the NMU policy regarding fund raising and soliciting gifts for further information.

Federal Register
Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.

Council of Michigan Foundations
Association of more than 400 foundations and corporations that award grants for charitable purposes.

Council on Foundations
A nonprofit membership association of grantmaking foundations and corporations.

Foundations & Corporate Sponsors
Direct links to foundation and corporate web sites through the Foundation Center.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has databases, funding records, full-text articles, and information from the US Patent Office, allowing users to locate descriptions and funding details on NIH funded projects.

Spooner Student Research Grant - DEADLINE: Monday November 14 || AWARD: $500 || GUIDELINES 

Excellence in Education Research Grant Program (EIE) - DEADLINE: February 17 2023 || AWARD: $1,500 + 1 credit graduate tuition || GUIDELINES

Student Technology Innovation Award (STECH) - DEADLINE: March 3 2023 || AWARD: $750 || GUIDELINES

Freshman Fellowship Program - DEADLINE: February 2023 || GUIDELINES