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    Research Databases

    This resource provides the most comprehensive and accurate information on U.S. grantmakers and their funding activities. Professional provides four comprehensive databases: grantmakers, companies, grants, and 990s. Professional's interactive maps and chart show a foundation's grants geographically — right down to the ZIP code — and by recipient type or primary subject with three levels of detail.

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    This is an online database of close to 8,300 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers. Foundation Grants to Individuals Online provides online access to accurate, up-to-date information on foundations that fund: edducational support – scholarships, fellowships, loans, and internships; students and graduates of specific schools; arts and cultural support; awards, prizes, and grants by nomination; international applicants; employees/families of employees at specific companies; research and professional support; and, general welfare and special needs.

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    Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
    This site provides access to a database of all federal programs available to state and local governments.
    Foundation Center
    The Foundation Center is the most authoritative source of information on private philanthropy in the United States. is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal grants.
    National Institutes of Health Grants Page
    This site is official publication for NIH medical and behavioral research grant policies, guidelines and funding opportunities.
    Chronicle of Philantropy
    This site is contains news for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and others involved in philanthropic enterprises.
    NonProfit Times
    Independent Sector
    Independent Sector is the leadership forum for charities, foundations, and corporate giving programs committed to advancing the common good in America and around the world.
    National Center for Charitable Statistics
    The National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS) is the national clearinghouse of data on the nonprofit sector in the United States.
    GrantSpace, a service of the Foundation Center, offers information and resources that are specifically designed to meet the needs of grantseekers.
    Philanthropy In/Sight
    Philanthropy In/Sight® is an interactive mapping tool designed for grantmakers, policymakers, researchers, academics—virtually anyone interested in the impact of philanthropy around the world today.