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)


Using this ORS funding database, the Funding Opportunities widget in myRESEARCHhome recommends relevant internal and external funding opportunities based on your research profile. Opportunities can be sorted with filters, saved or removed with relevancy feedback, and shared with others. Recommendations are updated in real time as ORS finds new funding.


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. 

Duke Internal Funding

Information regarding funding opportunities within 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.