Step 1: Find Funding

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You can locate external funding opportunities in multiple ways. This page contains a few tools to get you started, including grants databases and our own lists.

If you have a specific funder in mind, look for information about recent awards on their website to see if your own work is a fit.

For help with your search, email us at grantsoffice@amherst.edu to let us know about the timing of your next research leave and/or need for funding.


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Popular Funding Opportunities (Sortable)

The Grants Office maintains a spreadsheet of popular funding opportunities. You can sort by funder, deadline, award amount, and eligibility requirements. Submission deadlines may change. Please confirm due dates on the funding agencies' websites.