Resources

The office of CFGG has organized lists of potential funders by Wesleyan's Academic Divisions and then by type of sponsor (Corporations, Foundations, and Government).

Division 1

  • Internet Resources
    • Submit on-line with the following proposal submission websites

      Fastlane
      Submit grant proposal applications and conduct other electronic business transactions with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

      Grants.gov
      (Wesleyan strongly suggests an early submission for proposals of 1-2 days in advance of deadline)
      Lead by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers a search engine to find grants from Federal grant-making agencies and the ability to apply for grants online.  It also includes a registration function to receive email updates as new grant opportunities are added.  Federal agencies are required to post all competitive grant opportunities to the site.

      NSPIRES
      NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System for proposal submission, award management and for funding solicitation announcements from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Formerly SYS-EYFUS, the web-based system has been redesigned and enhanced. 

      ProposalCentral
      Submit grant proposals to participating government, non-profit and private grant-making organizations through a standardized grant application and review process.  This web site is maintained by the RAMS Company. 

      Electronic research administration website

      NIH eRA Commons
      National Institutes of Health Electronic Research Administration Commons is the website where P.I.s may maintain a personal profile for the DHHS/NIH, monitor award status of grant applications, submit eSNAP progress reports, JIT
      information, no-cost extension requests and handle close-out of awards.  Please contact Rose Pandolfo for an eRA Commons user account and password.  P.I.s can try all the features of the NIH eRA Commons at the eRA Commons Demonstration site.

      Additional searchable electronic databases for funding opportunities

      Art Deadlines List
      Website contains a monthly news letter of announcements including: art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators, and art students.  A free Art Deadlines e-mail subscription is available.

      Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
      Website accesses a database of all federal assistance programs including grants, loans and financial aid.  Most programs listed in the CFDA provide funds to state and local governments or other organizations (ie academia) to manage the distribution of assistance according to local needs.

      Federal Register
      Website is the official publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices from federal agencies and organizations.  Search the "Notices" section of the Federal Register for funding opportunities and grant application deadlines.

      The Foundation Center
      Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find links to foundations and corporate giving programs.

      NCURA Resources
      The National Council of University Research Administrators offers a web page of resources including links to other University sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      SRA Grants Web
      The Society of Research Administrators provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants.

      TRAM (Texas Researchers and Administrators Group)
      Website for locating private and public funding sources updated daily.  Also available are standard application forms and contract agreements as well as links to other research funding sources.

  • Other Resources
    • Arts Deadline List .  Website Contains a Monthly newsletter of announcements including art contests and competitions, art scholarships, grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators and art students. Free e-newsletter subscription available.

      Community of Science. (COS) Web-based database is a source for scientists to find funding and identify, communicate with and collaborate with experts from other universities or private and government agencies.

      Council on Foundations
      Database does not find grants for grant seekers but instead provides other related resources including grant writing tips and information on foundation and corporation giving.

      Proposal Central. Get information and submit grant proposals to participating non-profit and private grant-making organizations.

      National Council of University Research Administrators. The NCURA offers a web page of resources including links to other university sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      Society of Research Administrators. The SRA provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants. 

      The Grantsmanship Center. Click on FUNDING SOURCES tab on the home page. This will provide you with a database of funders by state.

      GrantsNet. Searchable database of science grants through AAAS and Science magazine.

      FundsNet Services Online. A searchable database of both private and public funding. Can search by category or interest areas.

      The Foundation Center. Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find the links to foundation and corporate giving programs.

      Chronicle of Higher Education. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      Chronicle of Philanthropy. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      IRIS: Illinois Research Information Service

  • Wesleyan Contacts
    • Type of Information

      Contact

      • Assistance applying for grants
      • Electronic application submission
      • Funding sources
      • Institutional approval/signatures
      • Proposal editing
      • Proposal receipt
      • Supporting/institutional documentation

      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:

      Carol Scully, Director x3964

      Elizabeth McCormick, Associate Director  x2863

      Carolyn Kaufman, Assistant Director x2580

       

      •  Checklist Assistance       
      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:
      Trish Holycross, Administrative Assistant x4875
      • Post-award administration

      Office of Financial Services:
      Rose Pandolfo, Staff Accountant,
      Grants Administration x2870

      • Committee approval
      • Cost-sharing/matching funds
      • Course relief & sabbaticals
      • Fellowships
      • Institutional Review Board
      • Mellon Career Enhancement Opportunities
      • NEH Summer Stipends
      • Research policies for faculty
      • Space renovations or alterations

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Karen Anderson, Associate Provost x2337

      • Fullbright-Hays programs

      Carolyn Kaufman  x2580

      • Wesleyan Grants in Support of Scholarship

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Sarah Northgraves, Administrative Assistant to VPAA,   x2726

      • Wesleyan Grants for Pedagogical & Curricular Innovation

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Joy E.Vodak, Coordinator,    x2705

Division 2

  • Internet Resources
    • Submit on-line with the following proposal submission websites

      Fastlane
      Submit grant proposal applications and conduct other electronic business transactions with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

      Grants.gov
      (Wesleyan strongly suggests an early submission for proposals of 1-2 days in advance of deadline)
      Lead by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers a search engine to find grants from Federal grant-making agencies and the ability to apply for grants online.  It also includes a registration function to receive email updates as new grant opportunities are added.  Federal agencies are required to post all competitive grant opportunities to the site.

      NSPIRES
      NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System for proposal submission, award management and for funding solicitation announcements from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Formerly SYS-EYFUS, the web-based system has been redesigned and enhanced. 

      ProposalCentral
      Submit grant proposals to participating government, non-profit and private grant-making organizations through a standardized grant application and review process.  This web site is maintained by the RAMS Company. 

      Electronic research administration website

      NIH eRA Commons
      National Institutes of Health Electronic Research Administration Commons is the website where P.I.s may maintain a personal profile for the DHHS/NIH, monitor award status of grant applications, submit eSNAP progress reports, JIT
      information, no-cost extension requests and handle close-out of awards.  Please contact Rose Pandolfo for an eRA Commons user account and password.  P.I.s can try all the features of the NIH eRA Commons at the eRA Commons Demonstration site.

      Additional searchable electronic databases for funding opportunities

      Art Deadlines List
      Website contains a monthly news letter of announcements including: art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators, and art students.  A free Art Deadlines e-mail subscription is available.

      Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
      Website accesses a database of all federal assistance programs including grants, loans and financial aid.  Most programs listed in the CFDA provide funds to state and local governments or other organizations (ie academia) to manage the distribution of assistance according to local needs.

      Federal Register
      Website is the official publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices from federal agencies and organizations.  Search the "Notices" section of the Federal Register for funding opportunities and grant application deadlines.

      The Foundation Center
      Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find links to foundations and corporate giving programs.

      NCURA Resources
      The National Council of University Research Administrators offers a web page of resources including links to other University sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      SRA Grants Web
      The Society of Research Administrators provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants.

      TRAM (Texas Researchers and Administrators Group)
      Website for locating private and public funding sources updated daily.  Also available are standard application forms and contract agreements as well as links to other research funding sources.

  • Other Resources for Grant Information
    • Arts Deadline List .  Website Contains a Monthly newsletter of announcements including art contests and competitions, art scholarships, grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators and art students. Free e-newsletter subscription available.

      Community of Science. (COS) Web-based database is a source for scientists to find funding and identify, communicate with and collaborate with experts from other universities or private and government agencies.

      Council on Foundations
      Database does not find grants for grant seekers but instead provides other related resources including grant writing tips and information on foundation and corporation giving.

      Proposal Central. Get information and submit grant proposals to participating non-profit and private grant-making organizations.

      National Council of University Research Administrators. The NCURA offers a web page of resources including links to other university sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      Society of Research Administrators. The SRA provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants. 

      The Grantsmanship Center. Click on FUNDING SOURCES tab on the home page. This will provide you with a database of funders by state.

      GrantsNet. Searchable database of science grants through AAAS and Science magazine.

      FundsNet Services Online. A searchable database of both private and public funding. Can search by category or interest areas.

      The Foundation Center. Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find the links to foundation and corporate giving programs.

      Chronicle of Higher Education. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      Chronicle of Philanthropy. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      IRIS:Illinois Research Information Service 
  • Contacts
    • Type of Information

      Contact

      • Assistance applying for grants
      • Electronic application submission
      • Funding sources
      • Institutional approval/signatures
      • Proposal editing
      • Proposal receipt
      • Supporting/institutional documentation

      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:

      Carol Scully, Director x3964

      Elizabeth McCormick, Associate Director  x2863

      Carolyn Kaufman, Assistant Director x2580

       

      •  Checklist Assistance       
      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:
      Trish Holycross, Administrative Assistant x4875
      • Post-award administration

      Office of Financial Services:
      Rose Pandolfo, Staff Accountant,
      Grants Administration x2870

      • Committee approval
      • Cost-sharing/matching funds
      • Course relief & sabbaticals
      • Fellowships
      • Institutional Review Board
      • Mellon Career Enhancement Opportunities
      • NEH Summer Stipends
      • Research policies for faculty
      • Space renovations or alterations

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Karen Anderson, Associate Provost x2337

      • Fullbright-Hays programs

      Carolyn Kaufman  x2580

      • Wesleyan Grants in Support of Scholarship

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Sarah Northgraves, Administrative Assistant to VPAA,   x2726

      • Wesleyan Grants for Pedagogical & Curricular Innovation

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Joy E.Vodak, Coordinator,    x2705

Division 3

  • Internet Resources
    • Submit on-line with the following proposal submission websites

      Fastlane
      Submit grant proposal applications and conduct other electronic business transactions with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

      Grants.gov
      (Wesleyan strongly suggests an early submission for proposals of 1-2 days in advance of deadline)
      Lead by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers a search engine to find grants from Federal grant-making agencies and the ability to apply for grants online.  It also includes a registration function to receive email updates as new grant opportunities are added.  Federal agencies are required to post all competitive grant opportunities to the site.

      NSPIRES
      NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System for proposal submission, award management and for funding solicitation announcements from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Formerly SYS-EYFUS, the web-based system has been redesigned and enhanced. 

      ProposalCentral
      Submit grant proposals to participating government, non-profit and private grant-making organizations through a standardized grant application and review process.  This web site is maintained by the RAMS Company. 

      Electronic research administration website

      NIH eRA Commons
      National Institutes of Health Electronic Research Administration Commons is the website where P.I.s may maintain a personal profile for the DHHS/NIH, monitor award status of grant applications, submit eSNAP progress reports, JIT
      information, no-cost extension requests and handle close-out of awards.  Please contact Rose Pandolfo for an eRA Commons user account and password.  P.I.s can try all the features of the NIH eRA Commons at the eRA Commons Demonstration site.

      Additional searchable electronic databases for funding opportunities

      Art Deadlines List
      Website contains a monthly news letter of announcements including: art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators, and art students.  A free Art Deadlines e-mail subscription is available.

      Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
      Website accesses a database of all federal assistance programs including grants, loans and financial aid.  Most programs listed in the CFDA provide funds to state and local governments or other organizations (ie academia) to manage the distribution of assistance according to local needs.

      Federal Register
      Website is the official publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices from federal agencies and organizations.  Search the "Notices" section of the Federal Register for funding opportunities and grant application deadlines.

      The Foundation Center
      Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find links to foundations and corporate giving programs.

      NCURA Resources
      The National Council of University Research Administrators offers a web page of resources including links to other University sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      SRA Grants Web
      The Society of Research Administrators provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants.

      TRAM (Texas Researchers and Administrators Group)
      Website for locating private and public funding sources updated daily.  Also available are standard application forms and contract agreements as well as links to other research funding sources.

  • Other Resources for Grant Information
    • Arts Deadline List .  Website Contains a Monthly newsletter of announcements including art contests and competitions, art scholarships, grants, residencies, auditions, fellowships, and other opportunities for artists, art educators and art students. Free e-newsletter subscription available.

      Community of Science. (COS) Web-based database is a source for scientists to find funding and identify, communicate with and collaborate with experts from other universities or private and government agencies.

      Council on Foundations
      Database does not find grants for grant seekers but instead provides other related resources including grant writing tips and information on foundation and corporation giving.

      Proposal Central. Get information and submit grant proposals to participating non-profit and private grant-making organizations.

      National Council of University Research Administrators. The NCURA offers a web page of resources including links to other university sponsored research offices that may provide additional links and information for the grant seeker.

      Society of Research Administrators. The SRA provides an on-line grants resources web page in order to research available public, private and government grants. 

      The Grantsmanship Center. Click on FUNDING SOURCES tab on the home page. This will provide you with a database of funders by state.

      GrantsNet. Searchable database of science grants through AAAS and Science magazine.

      FundsNet Services Online. A searchable database of both private and public funding. Can search by category or interest areas.

      The Foundation Center. Search the website alphabetically or by keyword to find the links to foundation and corporate giving programs.

      Chronicle of Higher Education. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      Chronicle of Philanthropy. Free online edition and access to grant information.

      IRIS: Illinois Research Information Service

  • Contacts
    • Type of Information

      Contact

      • Assistance applying for grants
      • Electronic application submission
      • Funding sources
      • Institutional approval/signatures
      • Proposal editing
      • Proposal receipt
      • Supporting/institutional documentation

      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:

      Carol Scully, Director x3964

      Elizabeth McCormick, Associate Director  x2863

      Carolyn Kaufman, Assistant Director x2580

       

      •  Checklist Assistance       
      Office of Foundation Corporate Relations:
      Trish Holycross, Administrative Assistant x4875
      • Post-award administration

      Office of Financial Services:
      Rose Pandolfo, Staff Accountant,
      Grants Administration x2870

      • Committee approval
      • Cost-sharing/matching funds
      • Course relief & sabbaticals
      • Fellowships
      • Institutional Review Board
      • Mellon Career Enhancement Opportunities
      • NEH Summer Stipends
      • Research policies for faculty
      • Space renovations or alterations

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Karen Anderson, Associate Provost x2337

      • Fullbright-Hays programs

      Carolyn Kaufman  x2580

      • Wesleyan Grants in Support of Scholarship

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Sarah Northgraves, Administrative Assistant to VPAA,   x2726

      • Wesleyan Grants for Pedagogical & Curricular Innovation

      Office of Academic Affairs:
      Joy E.Vodak, Coordinator,    x2705