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The University subscribes to the ResearchResearch database, a leading provider of news and funding information for research professionals. This service gives you access to an extensive database of funding opportunities and news items, as well as the tools to find the content most relevant to your research interests. By registering and creating a user profile, you can set up customized searches as well as regular e-mail alerts for relevant news or funding information. Click here to view the Quickstart User Guide.

FIND Grants (Foundation INitiatives Database)
FIND Grants is the Foundation INitiatives Database of the Development for Biomedical Research program to help faculty, clinicians and scientists find non-federal funding. The database supports flexible search criteria by keyword, researcher experience level, citizenship, grant purpose, funder, award amount and deadline. This program also cultivates the relationships between foundations and corporations funding scientific research and the dynamic investigations under way at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. We will put these relationships to work for you to develop your best opportunities for new funding.

Vanderbilt's Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (VICTR)
Visit the virtual home for clinical and translational research and learn how to be part of transforming the way ideas and research discoveries make their way from origin to patient care.

Internal Available Career Development Funding
Requests for candidates for the Vanderbilt Environmental Health Science Scholars (VEHSS) K12 Program, Vanderbilt Clinical and Translational Research Scholars (VCTRS) Program, Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health (BIRCWH) K12 Program, and Vanderbilt Physician Scientist Development (VPSD) Program are regularly distributed from their administrative offices. These programs are excellent opportunities to support our most talented young faculty at a critical stage in their careers.  A summary of the criteria for eligible applicants for these awards and the submission dates are provided in the accompanying document.
This is the source for finding and applying for federal grants offered by 26 dfferent agencies; it is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards. You can subscribe to receive e-mail notifications of new grant opportunity postings and updates on through their Federal Grants Notification Service.

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Search GrantsNet to find current opportunities for funding your investigations in the biomedical, life, physical, and social sciences, as well as mathematics and engineering. You can also find current scholarships, internships and fellowships for students, as well as institutional underwriting for student financial aid, curriculum building, and faculty development.

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