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Federal grant-making agencies

Grants.gov allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants. Grants.gov is THE single access point for over 1000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies. The US Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for Grants.gov, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.�

TIGR Software Systems

“TIGR has many software systems available for free download. All of them are OSI Certified Open Source Software. Click on the links below to get more information about the various packages and to download the source code.
Microarray – MIDAS, MADAM, MEV, Spotfinder
Grid Computing – BLAST, HMMsearch, Panda, Genomic Assembly, Mummer
Sequencing / Finishing – AMOS, BAMBUS, AutoEditor, Assembler, Lucy
Alignment – MUMmer, AAT package
Gene Finding / Annotation – DAGchainer, MANATEE, PIRATE, PASA, GlimmerHMM, etc.,
Other – TGICL, TIGR McCoder, Schedulerâ€?

Grant Opportunities

�The W.M. Keck Foundation makes grants to research institutions and accredited institutions of higher learning primarily in the areas of Science and Engineering, Medical Research and Liberal Arts. Eligible institutions in these fields are U.S. accredited universities, colleges, medical schools and major, independent scientific and medical research institutions.�

HHMI’s grants program

â€?The largest privately funded education initiative of its kind in the United States, HHMI’s grants program is enhancing science education for students at all levels, from the earliest grades through advanced training. Since 1988 HHMI has awarded approximately $1.5 billion in grants.
Grants awarded by HHMI fit within two general categories: research grants for individuals and science education grants for institutions. Most HHMI grants are awarded through competitions that have specific objectives and eligibility criteria; thus, HHMI does not encourage and rarely funds unsolicited grant proposals.�