General Resources & Funding Search Engines
Grants.gov is the main source to find and apply for federal government grants.
Candid’s data tools on nonprofits, foundations, and grants are the most comprehensive in the world. Foundation Center and GuideStar joined forces to become Candid, a 501c3 nonprofit organization.
ProposalCENTRAL is an e-grantmaking website shared by many government, non-profit, and private grant-making organizations. It lists hundreds of funding opportunities from many non-federal sponsors.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Department of Defense (DoD)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation
AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular HealthSM (CCH) program aims to improve cardiovascular health, in order to address a leading cause of death in the United States.
Brain Aneurysm Foundation
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation’s funding is dedicated to supporting both programs and scientific research to improve the quality of life for those affected by and living with spinal cord injury.
The Donaghue Foundation
The Foundation supports a diverse portfolio of research projects, from understanding the mechanisms of disease, to improving clinical treatments, to public health initiatives that prevent illness—all founded on excellent science.
Foundation for Women’s Wellness
FWW Research Awards focus on start-up funding for small, short-term studies with great promise for advancing women’s health. FWW primarily targets leading women’s health concerns such as cardiovascular disease, top female cancers and hormones’ role in disease and stage-of-life health concerns such as pregnancy and menopause.
Helen Hay Whitney Foundation
The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Fellowship has been providing independent postdoctoral research support to young biomedical scientists. The Foundation recognizes and encourages independent thinking, creativity, and passion for scientific discovery.
The Hope Foundation for Cancer Research
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International
Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation
Elsa U. Pardee Foundation
Elsa U. Pardee Foundation grants are devoted to cancer research with about $108 million given to nearly 300 different institutions across the United States since 1944.
Prevent Cancer Foundation (Research Grants & Fellowships) (Community Grants)
Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
The Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research, and improving quality of life for people living with paralysis.
The Physicians Foundation
The Physicians Foundation is dedicated to supporting nonprofit organizations, universities, hospital systems and medical society foundations through various health care grants that seek to advance the work of practicing physicians and improve the delivery of health care in America.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
*If you are interested in applying to local foundations in SC/NC, please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at email@example.com.*
Associations, Societies, and Other Sponsors
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
American Diabetes Association
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Music Therapy Association
Greenville Health Authority (GHA)
GHA funds health-related care, health research, and health education that improves the health of Greenville County residents.
Muscular Dystrophy Association
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Orthopaedic Trauma Association
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
PCORI is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization located in Washington, DC. Congress authorized the establishment of PCORI in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.
United Way of Greenville County
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Smith & Nephew
W.L. Gore & Associates
Wright Medical Technology