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Writing a Research Proposal @ Pitt
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Writing a Research Proposal @ Pitt: Funding Sources
This guide is designed to assist students or those with limited experience in writing a research proposal for scientific research.
Writing & Citing
Find government sponsored funding opportunities and essential information for applying.
COS Funding Opportunities (Pivot)
For Pitt researchers - International funding sources from government agencies, foundations, professional societies, etc. and University researchers' profiles.
Selected Non-Governmental Funding Agencies
American Chemical Society (ACS)
This professional society for chemists offers a variety of funding and award opportunities.
American Society for Microbiology
The ASM offers fellowships for students and post-doctoral and early career scientists.
NSF - National Science Foundation
Funding opportunities; upcoming due dates; information on program areas; special programs for undergraduates, graduates, and postdoctoral fellows; guidance on proposal preparation; and more.
How to Prepare Your Proposal
Requirements for submitting a proposal electronically through FastLane and Grants.gov.
NSF Grants Conference
Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide
Information about NSF awards, including a list of recent awards and the Awards Abstracts Database of in-process and past awards dating back to 1989.
NIH - National Institutes of Health
Office of Extramural Funding - Grants & Funding
Grants Process Overview
New and Early Stage Investigators
Writing Your Application
Other Government Funding Agencies
DOE - Department of Energy
Funding opportunities from offices including ARPA-E and Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE).
NIST - National Institute of Standards and Technology
Funding opportunities in material measurement, physical measurement, engineering, fire research, information technology, nanoscale science and technology, and more.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Grants ond other funding opportunities.
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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