Research Tools by Subject: Grants

Foundation Directory Professional

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Due to license restrictions, this research tool is available only to patrons when visiting a CALS location.

As a Funding Information Network Partner of the Foundation Center in New York, CALS provides access to a powerful database of over 120,000 grantmakers & grant recipients. Find the information your nonprofit organization needs to make an impact.

Tags: Grantseekers, Grantseeking, 501c3, Nonprofits, Form 990

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

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The Foundation Center’s database of funding available to individuals in the form of scholarships, fellowships, grants, and other financial support.

Tags: Grantseeking, Higher Education, Student Aid, Scholarships

GuideStar

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GuideStar is a searchable directory that provides detailed information on more than 850,000 nonprofit organizations. The database covers ‘IRS-registered 501 nonprofit organizations that may accept tax-deductible contributions’. Profiles cover mission and programs, financials, leaders, and most importantly, full text via PDF of the charity’s IRS 990 filing from 1998 forward in most cases. Form 990 provides information on revenues, expenses, programs, activities, executive salaries and board members.

Tags: Grantseekers, Grantseeking, 501c3, Nonprofits, Form 990, Charities, Philanthropy