Chapman University encourages faculty to seek external funding to support their scholarship. There are many sources and types of funding available to advance faculty research as well as programmatic and creative activities in particular areas of interest. Below are links to some helpful resources to begin your search.
-External Funding Resources
COS Pivot - Chapman University subscribes to COS Pivot, an online, searchable database that includes federal, state, local, international, and private funding opportunities. Searches can be made by funding type, funding source, keywords, deadline dates, and many other criteria. This service is free to all Chapman faculty, staff and students when you register with your Chapman email account.
COS Pivot also contains searchable faculty profiles including information about research interests and recent publications. You can claim your profile and update it to receive targeted funding opportunities. You can also search for potential collaborators internally and externally.
COS Pivot Quick Start and Training Guide
COS Pivot Training tutorial videos playlist
Grants.gov - An online clearinghouse to search for grant and cooperative agreement opportunities from the 26 federal grant-making agencies. It is free to use, and individuals do not need to register to searched.
Federal Contracts - FedBizOpps.gov - Database of federal government contracting opportunities.
-External Funding Agencies
Department of Education
Environmental Protection Agency
National Science Foundation
National Institutes of Health
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Endowment for the Arts
Department of Agriculture
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Department of Energy
Department of Justice
Fulbright Scholar Program
CA Arts Council
CA Department of Education
CA Emergency Management Agency
CA Energy Commission
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife
CA Natural Resources Agency
American Council of Learned Societies Grants and Fellowships
Research Corporation for Science Advancement
Henry Luce Foundation
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Grants and Fellowships
John Templeton Foundation
Cal Humanities (in partnership with National Endowment for the Humanities)
William T. Grant Foundation
Haynes Foundation Grants and Fellowships
The Spencer Foundation