Skip to Main Content

Federal Government Databases and Search Engines

Non-government sites with gov info


Some individual awards exist, but the majority of government grants are awarded to eligible nonprofit organizations. The following are some sites and publications that are helpful in seeking government funding.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance - searchable databases of >1,000 discretionary grant programs of 26 federal agencies

More Specific Grants

Government Grants and Loans - Grants, Loans, and Other Assistance; Management and Operations;and Tax Information

MOLIS - Minority On-Line Information Service

National Endowment for the Arts - apply, manage or see a list of recipients

National Endowment for the Humanities- apply, manage, get news or see the projects

National Science Foundation - apply, manage