External Funding

Comprehensive Funding Databases


Pivot includes funding opportunities from all disciplines including arts, humanities, health and medicine, social sciences, and sciences. Users can conduct searches for funding opportunities, and University of Pittsburgh faculty, staff, postdoctoral scholars and graduate students can create accounts to save searches and receive funding alerts. Join one of our Finding Funding workshops if you have not claimed your Pivot account

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Federal Agency Funding Sources

Support for Grant Writing

Writing Institute       

The Writing Institute is available to consult one-on-one with faculty who are writing grant proposals.