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
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.
- National Science Foundation
- National Institutes of Health
- Spencer Foundation
- U.S. Geological Survey
- National Endowment for the Humanities
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- U.S. Department of Education
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.