External Funding Sources

This page provides links to agencies and organization who provide funding for sponsored research and other programs. This list is not exhaustive but includes agencies that have provided funding to SSU and other agencies added as funding opportunities are announced. If you don’t see an agency you’re interested in please contact your Project Administrator who might be able to tell you why the opportunity is not listed or research funding opportunities offered by that agency.

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Federal Government Sources

For federal funding sources www.grants.gov is the source for funding opportunities offered by the US Federal Government. It allows searches based on key words and funding agencies within the government. You can also sign un to receive notifications of funding opportunities.

California Sea Grant
US Department of Justice (DOJ)
Corporation for National and Community Service
US Economic Development Administration
US Department of Education (DOED)
US Department of Energy (DOE)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
US Department of Labor (DOL)
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Fulbright Scholar Program
US Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS)
US Health Resources & Service Administration (HRSA)
US Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)
National Archives
National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
US Institute of Peace
US Department of Agriculture (DOA) - National Institute of Food and Agriculture
US Geological Survey (USGS)

State Government Sources

California Arts Council
California Volunteers
California Department of Education (CDE)
First 5 California
California Postsecondary Education Commission
CSU Program for Education & Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB)
Department of Fish and Wildlife
Education Technology (Califonia Department of Education)
California Humanities (Cal Humanities)
Integrated Waste Management Board
Office of Traffic Safety
Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Department of Parks and Recreation

Foundation and Independent Sources

Akonadi Foundation
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Annie E. Casey Foundation
Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
Beaumont Foundation of America
Ben & Jerry's Foundation
Benton Foundation
Bernard Osher Foundation
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
California Endowment
California HealthCare Foundation
California Wellness Foundation
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teach
Century Foundation
Clarence E. Heller Foundation
Coleman Foundation
Columbia Foundation
Community Foundation Sonoma County
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Council on Foundations
Dirksen Congressional
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
EntreWorld Resources for Entrepreneurs
Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc.
Finding Funders - Web Sites of Private Foundations
Five Bridges Foundation
Ford Foundation
Foundation Center
Foundation Center West - San Francisco
Gaia Fund
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Grantmakers In Health
Hearst Foundations
IBM Center for The Business of Government
James Irvine Foundation
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
Kresge Foundation
Lumina Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
Marin Community Foundation
Mary A. Crocker Trust
Max and Anna Levinson Foundation
Nathan Cummings Foundation
NEA Foundation
Northern California Grantmakers
Pew Charitable Trusts
PwC Charitable Foundation Inc.
Robert Wood Johnson
Russell Sage Foundation
S. H. Cowell Foundation
San Francisco Foundation
SERDP Funding & Opportunities
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Skoll Foundation
Surdna Foundation
Threshold Foundation
US Soccer Grants
Van Loben Sels/RembeRock Foundation
W. M. Keck Foundation
Weeden Foundation
Whitehall Foundation
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
William T. Grant Foundation