The Office of Sponsored Programs is excited to announce that Pivot is now available to the Montclair State University community! With access to the largest database of funding opportunities and over three million profiles of full-time faculty around the world, Pivot provides University faculty and staff with unprecedented access to sources of external funding and collaborative opportunities. Find Funding on Pivot
The following collection of resources offers a very detailed, step-by-step exploration of Pivot’s features.
Pivot Quick Start Guide
The Quick Start Guide is an excellent resource that sketches out some of Pivot’s most important functions.
Curated Funding Opportunity Lists
OSP currently curates the following lists, separated by fields of study, which contain a number of funding opportunities of possible interest. New opportunities are added regularly, so make sure to check the lists often. You must be a registered Pivot user and logged into the system to view a curated list.
- Arts and Humanities
- Chemistry and Biochemistry
- Computer Science
- Earth and Environmental Studies
- Hispanic-Serving Institution
- Nutrition and Food Studies
- Sciences (General)
- Social Sciences
These helpful lists of frequently asked questions will help a new user understand the content and functions of Pivot.
- Pivot Homepage
OSP Information Sessions
Please check back for workshop announcements.
YouTube Video Tutorials
A series of short yet informative tutorials are available on YouTube. Here are links to playlists containing instructions on various Pivot functions.
Click here to subscribe to our weekly funding opportunities listserv.
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
Graduate and Undergraduate
Click here for external graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships, internships and other opportunities.
FY2020 Internal Awards are now closed. Click here for guidelines and applications.
Federal and State Funding Agencies
Visit this page for links to various funding agencies.