The Graduate School

Find Funding


The Office of Sponsored Programs provides the MSU community with a number of resources to find and secure external sponsorship for research and programs.

Subscription-only Funding Databases

          

FundingOpps Listserv

Faculty and staff can subscribe to OSP’s weekly listserv, which contains broad funding opportunities of interest to the MSU community.

MSU Top 7 Funding Agencies

The following list represents the funders who have awarded MSU the most number of grants, arranged in descending order. Each name links to the sponsor’s funding opportunities page.

  1. National Science Foundation
  2. National Institutes of Health
  3. Spencer Foundation
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. National Endowment for the Humanities
  6. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  7. U.S. Department of Education

Grants.gov

Grants.gov is a federal central storehouse for information where applicants can locate and apply for federal grants on over 1,000 programs.

Collected Funding Opportunities

The following funding opportunity collections offer focused results:

Graduate and Undergraduate

OSP maintains a currated list of fellowships, scholarships, internships and other opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.