The Office of Research Support provides this extensive, on-line database of funding opportunities as a resource for the entire Duke University research community.

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Resources allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants.

Foundation Directory Online

Foundation Center's Foundation Directory Online is the most comprehensive search tool available for locating the funding interests of foundations on local, regional, national, and international levels, as well as past foundation grants and grantees. The Foundation Center publishes the free electronic newsletter, Foundation Center's RFP* Bulletin. Access the database through Duke Libraries. (NetID required)

RSS Feeds

RSS functionality has been added to . Any search can now have an RSS feed. Do a search and then right-click on the orange RSS button to get a URL to add to your RSS reader or to Outlook. If you have any questions about using RSS feeds or experience any issues, please contact Alicia Korenman at .


PIVOT maintains a database of grants, fellowships, and other funding information from public and private, domestic and international sources. Though the name refers to holdings on science funding, this service also offers a wealth of information on social sciences, humanities & community outreach funding. This valuable tool can also help you make connections within Duke University with its database of Duke faculty and postdocs.

Duke Internal Funding

Information regarding funding opportunities within Duke.

Shared Resources at Duke

A list of links to shared instrumentation and other resources at Duke.

Office of Foundation Relations

Duke's Office of Foundation Relations connects faculty with foundation funders and provides assistance with proposal development, strategy, stewardship, and more.