Funding Opportunities

The Office of Sponsored Programs can help match interested CMC faculty and staff with funding opportunities

As a service to CMC faculty, staff and administration, the Office of Sponsored Programs routinely searches for funding opportunities through a variety of governmental and non-governmental organizations. To conduct your own search, click on the links below.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
The CFDA gives you access to a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally recognized Indian tribal governments; territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and non-profit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. After you find the program you want, contact the office that administers the program and find out how to apply.

Chronicle of Philanthropy
The Chronicle of Philanthropy is a biweekly subscriber newspaper for non-profit organizations that includes a list of grant opportunities.

Colorado Association of Funders (CAF)
CAF is a non-profit regional membership organization for grant-makers throughout the state of Colorado. The membership directory is a good starting point to find grant opportunities in the state.

Colorado Department of Education
This site is designed to be a central resource for all State and Federal grant opportunities, either administered or recognized by the Colorado Department of Education.

FedBizOpps.gov
This is the U.S. Government’s one-stop virtual marketplace. Through this single point of entry, commercial vendors and government buyers are invited to post, search, monitor and retrieve opportunities solicited by the entire Federal contracting community.

Foundation Center
This subscriber service has links to hundreds of foundations that offer grant opportunities.

Grants.gov
This web site updates grant opportunities on a daily basis for the entire Federal government.

eCIVIS
This website contains more than 13,000 funding opportunities provided by more than 4,000 sponsoring organizations. Contact the CMC Office of Sponsored Programs for assistance when using this site.

GuideStar
This website provides information on more than 1.8 million non-profit organizations. If you are looking for a partner on a grant-funded program, this is a good place to start.

NIH.gov
The National Institutes of Health hosts this funding opportunities web site.

NSF.gov
This grant opportunities web site is hosted by the U.S. National Science Foundation.

TRIO Program
The U.S. Department of Education funds educational opportunity outreach programs designed to motivate and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds through TRIO in the Office of Postsecondary Education.

USA.gov
This is the official web site of the U.S. Government. Whatever you need or want from the U.S. Government, you should be able to find it here.

USASpending.gov
This searchable web site includes information on every Federal grant and contract. Find out who received the award, the amount of the award, the funding agency, and more.