Free online database of competitions, job oppoturnities, scholarships, and awards ranging from business to art to sciences, availalbe for all individuals regardless of age or level of education.
A crowdsourced database of competitions, grants, fellowships and awards in support of over 600 innovations that help NGOs, innovators, social enterprises, and developing-world communities leverage appropriate technology solutions to share and discover sustainable solutions to problems of poverty.
Hub for academic and career-relevant student competitions, startup contests and idea challenges. Focuses on contests for students who are committed to have an impact on society, especially when it comes to sustainability, greentech/cleantech, or social innovation contests.
Technical platform and list of challenge and prize competitions, all of which are run by more than 80 agencies under the federal government. These include technical, scientific, ideation, and creative competitions where the U.S. government seeks innovative solutions from the public, bringing the best ideas and talent together to solve mission-centric problems.
UC Berkeley’s clearinghouse for information on scholarships that are funded by sources outside the University.
Provides links to Pivot Funding Opportunities Database, tips on external funding resources, and listes of various funding programs ranging from travel grants, limited submission programs, granst for faculty, equipment, women and minorities, etc, and Agency Links (federal, non-profit, state, University of California Grant Programs)
Announcements of research funding opportunities are typically posted on the dedicated websites of the relevant federal agency or other funder, as well as on government-wide sites like Grants.gov. Database of information to locate opportunities that match your needs and interests with various offices across campus providing ideas and search tools that can help.
A system that provides a centralized location for grant seekers to find and apply for federal funding opportunities. Houses information on over 1,000 grant programs and vets grant applications for federal grant-making agencies.
Grants for researchers, top faculty members, government agencies, and community agencies to collaborate and solve the most pressing problems in California. RGPO also provides grants for training undergraduates, graduate and postdoctoral researchers, whose work will benefit California communities.
Database of scholarships, grants and fellowships provided by the Graduate Division for Graduate students at UC Berkeley.
Combines a Competition/Funding Database – updated daily – of over 25,000 opportunities (awards and grants) with a database of over 3 million researcher expertise profiles. Pivot provides graduate students, Research Administrators, Research Development Professionals, and individual faculty members research opportunities, funding, support and training, and networks of global and local collaboration.
Lists a network of grantmaking enttities in Northern California, including foundations, non-profits, academic institutions, corporate giving programs, government grantmakers, and philanthropic management entities, that give at least $25,000, with links to their respective websites.
Provides support and educational programs for entrepreneurs to build economic independence by lowering barriers to entrepreneurial success and educational achievements, with a special focus on improvements in Kansas City.
Publishes new grantmaker websites and funding opportunities daily.
Free online database on all U.S. foundations that give grants – more than 100,000 in total – updated weekly
Lists grants available since 2001 concerning scientific discovery, environmental conservation, patient care improvements, and preservation of the special character of the San Francisco Bay Area.
Crowdsourcing platform for corporations, government organizations, and non-profits to collaborate and build social networks of funders, competitors, and partnerships. Lists a database for targeted competitions where you can compete to provide ideas and solutions to important business, social, policy, scientific, and technical challenges, or find possible partners for your projects.
Seeks to facilitate international science cooperation by providing a free open-resource and grant-listing forum for funders and grantseekers interested in collaborative international research and education.
Comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level., with five library/learning centers and at more than 450 Funding Information Network locations nationwide and around the world.
Funding database that aims to support enterprises that change the world, as well as workshops that provide business development training for early-stage entrepreneurs who are post-revenue and pre-outside investment. Each year, Village Capital runs ten sector-based programs around the world, with half of their programs based in the US, and half based internationally.
Database of startups, professionials, markets and their locations, salaries and evaluations of startups, and incubators. Also provides a list of over 45k startup jobs and detailed information, access to top deals through investor-led syndicates, learning opportunities from angels and Venture Capitalists, fundraising opportunities for over 800 startups, team recruitment, and trending startups.
List of awards for clean tech and sustainable, humanitarian design, as well as a separate grants for humanitarian technology projects.
Here you can find ways to get actively involved in global development via paid and volunteer opportunities, as well as some funding opportunities. You can also submit an opportunity to be distributed to E4C’s talented and diverse community.
Offers students an exciting platform for learning about areas rich with career opportunities spanning science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Organizes Online Challenges in subjects such as robot construction, sustainable engineering, animation, and video production, with the chance to compete at the VEX Robotics World Championships and VEX IQ Challenge-based engineering competitions.
Supports early-stage social entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds in the UK with various Awards programs that provides funding, advice, networking, and practical support. Also provides research, policy and advocacy work, to understand and develop a supportive environment for social entrepreneurs.
Features different competitions such as the “Food Innovation Challenge, Society of Arts Entrepreneurship Education, awards, conferences, certificate programs, and “experiential exercises and classrooms” for entrepreneurship scholars and educators.