Grant Seeking Resources
Various sources of statistics, funding opportunities, and research information
Arrowhead Regional Development Commission (ARDC)
The ARDC maintains statistics, reports, and data on the Arrowhead region.
Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance
The online Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance provides access to a database of all Federal programs.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Chronicle is an information source for college and university faculty members and administrators.
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
The mission of CUR is to support and promote high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship.
County and City Data Book
The Data Book provides U.S. Census data broken down by city and county.
Duluth News Tribune
ERIC Database (Education Resources Information Center)
ERIC provides unlimited access to more than 1.2 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials. If available, links to full text are included.
The Foundation Center
The Foundation Center's mission is to support and improve philanthropy by promoting public understanding of the field and helping grant-seekers succeed.
This is the one-stop federal site to searchfor and apply for grant funds.
GrantsNet serves as a funding resource for training in the biomedical sciences and undergraduate science education.
GuideStar is the place to go when searching for a foundation's IRS 990 form.
Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs)
Provides information on Health Professional Shortage Areas throughout the U.S.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
HHMI, a non-profit medical research organization that ranks as one of the nation's largest philanthropies, plays a powerful role in advancing biomedical research and science education in the U.S.
Minnesota KIDS COUNT Data Book Online
KIDS COUNT is a national and state-by-state effort to provide policymakers and citizens with benchmarks of child well-being.
Minnesota Planning - State Demography Center
Link from here to the data and information available from the State Demographic Center, Minnesota's link to the U.S. Census.
A career and educational resource for minority nurse professionals.
National Center for Education Statistics
NCES is the primary Federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the U.S. and other nations.
The News Library provides an archive service for many of the nation's leading newspapers, including the Duluth News Tribune, the Star Tribune, and the Pioneer Press. It offers an excellent search engine for finding archives.
Rural Health Resource Center
The Rural Health Resource Center supports locally-based health services and provides resources for rural and underserved communities.
Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative
The Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative is a catalyst for regional collaboration and an aggressive and creative force on behalf of rural communities and rural health.
U.S. Census Bureau
WAIS Document Retrieval
GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government.
A virtual bookshelf of statistics in academic science and engineering.
Wisconsin School Performance Report (SPR)
Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE)
Learn and Serve America
National Endowment for the Arts
The National Education Association (NEA) Foundation for the Improvement of Education
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The National Science Foundation
National Endowment for the Humanities
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
United States Department of Education
United States Department of Health and Human Services
United States Environmental Protection Agency
United States Treasury Department
Minnesota Attorney General's Office - Charities Division
Minnesota Department of Health
Minnesota Humanities Center
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Minnesota Planning - Home Page
Minnesota State Arts Board
Minnesota State Legislature
Perpich Center for Arts Education
State of Minnesota
State of Wisconsin
Foundations and Corporations
AARP Andrus Foundation
Aetna - The Aetna Foundation
American Express Philanthropy
ARAC: Arrowhead Regional Arts Council
AT&T Foundation Guidelines
AWG Foundation (Association for Women Geoscientists)
Bank of America
Best Buy Children's Foundation
Black Hills Energy
Otto Bremer Foundation
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Center For Retirement Research
The Coca-Cola Company
Council of Independent Colleges
Nathan Cummings Foundation
Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
DSACF: Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation
The Gates Foundation
The Grotto Foundation
Edward W. Hazen Foundation
John A. Hartford Foundation
The Hearst Foundations
Hewlett Packard Philanthropy
Jewish Funders Network
Johnson & Johnson
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
3M Community Giving
The MacArthur Foundation
The Medtronic Foundation
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Microsoft Community Affairs
Minnesota Council on Foundations
Ms. Foundation for Women
A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)
NEC Foundation of America
Northwest Area Foundation
The Pew Charitable Trusts Home Page
Prudential: Prudential Foundation Grants Guidelines
Retirement Research Foundation
Research Corporation for Science Advancement
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
St. Paul Foundation
Target Community Giving
TCF Financial Companies
John Templeton Foundation
Toyota Travelers Foundation
United Parcel Service
US Bancorp Charitable Giving
United States Fulbright Program
United States Institute of Peace Highlights
United States Steel Foundation
The Wallace Foundation - Grants and Programs
Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund
Wilder Foundation (Greater St. Paul area only)