Searchable Databases and Online Services

The Office of Corporate, Foundation, and Government Relations provides access to several grant research resources.

Hartwick subscribes to the Illinois Research Information Service, an online database of grant opportunities. This searchable database contains descriptions and links to government agencies and private funding sources for more than 10,000 grant programs. Faculty can access the IRIS database from any computer on campus. is the federal clearinghouse for grant and contract information, which includes a free searchable database of thousands of grant programs offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies.

Additional discipline-specific searchable databases are described below and can be accessed by the links on the left.

New York Foundation for the Arts: a database of grants in all arts disciplines

Social Science Research Council: fellowship opportunities for social science research

GrantsNet: database of funding opportunities and grant-writing resources in the sciences