External Funding Opportunities

Community of Science Pivot

Community of Science Pivot is designed for use by graduate students, faculty, and staff researchers drawing from Community of Scholars and Community of Science profiles to search and identify opportunities for funding worldwide.

Additionally, find pre-defined Pivot searches in on the pages of the Disciplines-Specific resources. Find information geared toward more targeted disciplines and academic focuses in the:


Grants.gov is a repository for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers fellowships for U.S. graduating college seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists to study, conduct research, and/or teach English abroad.

Pittsburgh Foundation

Through the generosity of donors, The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County manage one of the most robust foundation-led scholarship programs in the country. Each year, they work with donors and committees to oversee approximately 375 scholarship funds, awarding approximately $2.8 million in scholarships annually to students throughout the United States.