is APSU's newest external funding database service. Researchers from all disciplines rely on Pivot not only for comprehensive research information but for tools that can streamline research workflow and create an environment suitable for collaborations and funding opportunities both internal and external to be easily acessed.
With Grants.gov, faculty can electronically find Federal grants. Grants.gov was established as a governmental resource named the E-Grants Initiative, part of President George W. Bush’s 2002 Fiscal Year Management Agenda to improve government services to the public. Today, Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 federal grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
The Foundation Center is the most authoritative source of information on private philanthropy in the United States. The Foundation Center helps grantseekers, grantmakers, researchers, policymakers, the media, and the general public better understand the field of philanthropy. This site is designed to guide users quickly to the information they are looking for—instruction on funding research, help with proposal writing, tools for locating prospective funders, news and research on the field, or a library or training class near you.