The Award Lifecycle

Finding Funding

Find funding by type of sponsor

In this section, we describe how to use the Core Databases to locate funding for the following sources:

  • Federal agencies
  • State of Illinois agencies
  • Foundations

Finding Funding - Award Lifecycle Roles and Responsibilities

Find funding by type of project

In this section, we describe how to use the Core Databases to locate funding according to the type of project for which you are seeking funding. While we describe the following, as you use the databases, you will discover additional types of project funding available.

  • Early Career Investigator
  • Research Projects
  • Exploratory/High Risk projects
  • Equipment
  • Instruction
  • Public Service and Engagement activities
  • Travel Grants
  • Collaborative Activities
  • Conference proposals
  • SBIR/STTR
  • International Projects