The University of Toledo Research Enterprise

Finding Funding


The university has discontinued its subscription to COS (Community of Science). We are currently looking into another service and hope shortly to have good news about an improved service. Please contact us if you have questions.
This site allows you to search for federal announcements, retrieve guidelines and instructions, obtain application packages. You can sign up for automated notification of postings.

FedConnect links government acquisition and grants professionals with their vendor and grant applicant communities. You can sign up for automatic announcements. (Be forewarned, however, that most of these announcements are contract requests looking for specific services such as janitorial, purchase, BLM livestock needs, etc.)

NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
NIH website 
Several search options are available and the new search tool NIH RePORT provides multiple ways to search the data.  Individuals may also sign up to receive the weekly NIH e-Guide.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Search Tools
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You can request e-mail notification of funding opportunities by clicking on the e-mail button in the green bar at the top of the page. provides a number of services and information. It is a cooperative venture led by the National Sciene Foundation and involving NASA and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture Service (USDA/NIFA).

The Foundation Center
Most of the Foundation Center content is access by subscription only. However, you can view their RFP (request for proposal) bulletin on this webpage without a subscription:
You may also sign up to receive the weekly RFP Bulletin at no cost:


At no cost to users, Fundsnet Services provides information about grants, fundraising, philanthropy, foundations and 501(c)(3) non-profits organizations to those in need of funding and research for their their philanthropic efforts and missions.

The Grantsmanship Center (TGCI)

This site links to federal and state announcements and international funding. Registration is free.
Last Updated: 6/26/15