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searchable funding databases

Grant Forward - restricted to JHU domains

Grant Forward provides keyword search capability and email alert mechanisms to assist in locating agencies and programs which may support specific research at Hopkins. This system may be used free of charge by any JHU employee working from a JHU address. In addition, links to various non-subscription information locators are also available and may be accessed from any address.

The Sheridan Libraries

Johns Hopkins’ Library Guides on Funding and Grants
(These guides may contain a combination of freely available websites and print or online resources that are available through the JHU libraries)

Selected Print or Electronic Resources through the JHU Libraries’ Catalog (Catalyst), Using the “More Search Options” or Advanced Search Screen
Core Reference Sources
(Consult Catalyst records for locations and availability of older editions)

Sample Catalyst Searches and Results
Subject search on “Proposal writing for grants” “United States” “handbooks, manuals, etc” or
Proposal writing for grants – United States – Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Note: Also try a separate subject search on just “Proposal writing for grants” “United States” or just “Proposal writing for grants”
Additional results will appear for searches on the same or related terms in title or any field.

Other subject terms or keywords to consider are:

“Charitable Uses, Trusts, and Foundations”
“Research Grants”
“Research Support”
“Proposal writing”
“Federal aid to research”

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