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GENIUS/SMARTS: (FGCU personnel only, registration required)

Take 15 minutes to enter your GENIUS profile today and begin receiving the most up to date funding opportunity information for your area of interest. GENIUS is a faculty expertise database. SMARTS matches the research profile you create in GENIUS to funding opportunities with direct and targeted electronic links to comprehensive, current U.S. Federal and non-Federal and International research funding information. A research profile is required for submitting proposals through ORSP. Simply go to the above link, select the tab named GENIUS, click on "Create a New Profile"--then Florida Gulf Coast University (the second entry please)--select your college or department--create your user name and password and SUBMIT. ORSP will contact you soon to assist with your keyword selections.

NOTE: This service is available only for on-campus computers OR home computers that are linked to the FGCU Network. If you have accessed this page from an off-campus computer by using the web, this link will not work.

Florida ExpertNet A network of applied research expertise at Florida's public universitiesSearchable Funding Databases

  • GrantsNet Providing funding opportunities for training in the biological and medical sciences
  • SPIN The user must provide GENIUS/SMARTS ID and Password. ID and password may be obtained from (FGCU personnel only, registration required)
  • One-stop shopping for federal funding programs.

Federal Agencies

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State Sources


International Funding Opportunities

Other Resources

  • CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance)
    The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Programs (CFDA) is a government-wide compendium of all 1,386 Federal programs, projects, services, and activities that provide assistance or benefits to the American public. These programs provide grants, loans, loan guarantees, services, information, scholarships, training, insurance, etc., to millions of Americans every day.

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