Link to the foundation search tools, and list of the main foundation funding agencies for Cornell.

Contact your Grant and Contract Officer to let them know you intend to apply for foundation funds and ask them if the terms and conditions conform to Cornell's policies.

Foundation Search Tools

Foundation Directory: A comprehensive compilation of U.S. private and public foundation funding opportunities. The Directory provides profiles, funding opportunities, and links to foundation websites.

  • A subscription service is available for funding opportunity updates.
  • Cornell has an institutional subscription you can use to create an account.

Grant Forward: Federal and some state, foundation, and corporate funding opportunities..

If you're on Cornell's network, the system identifies you automatically. If searching from home, use your Cornell email address. 

Top Foundation Funder Agencies at Cornell