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Contracts & Grants: Funding Opportunities


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Calendar of Upcoming Funding Opportunities

To secure funding for your research, OCG can assist you in identifying the right sponsors and opportunities. Please reach out to Proposal Development Services to request assistance with your search. 

*This list is not exhaustive and is not automatically updated. Always check the sponsor's website for current information.

*Please also visit Pivot. Pivot is a multi-disciplinary searchable funding database. Register with your email extension.

*Subscribe to the Contracts and Grants Blog to receive notices on highlighted opportunities.


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Funding Search Resources

Subscribe to the Contracts and Grants Blog to receive notices on opportunities to engage sponsors, serve on review panels, and apply for funding.

Review Grant Developments, an internal newsletter highlighting recent policy updates, proposal preparation guidance, funding opportunities, and other relevant funding information impacting grant seekers.

Visit Pivot, a multi-disciplinary searchable funding database. Register with your email extension, and start a search to:

  • Identify opportunities from local, state, government, international, industry, and private sources;
  • Identify funding in any discipline;
  • Find opportunities to support research and programmatic efforts;
  • Receive weekly funding alerts on saved searches; and
  • Track specific opportunities of interest.

California Grants Portal

Search for California State agency grant opportunities at, the California Grants Portal. You can subscribe to email updates about all new grant opportunities and new grant opportunities in a specific category. Subscribe here:

Foundation Directory

The Foundation Center seeks to foster public understanding of the foundation field by collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating information on foundations, corporate giving, and related subjects. provides an overview of the process to apply for federal grants, and the ability to search for federal funding opportunities.

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