Research and Sponsored Programs: Searchable Databases


SPIN allows Marywood University faculty, staff, and students access anywhere on campus without an account, however, you do need to register for an individual free account for off-campus use. This service is available to students as well as faculty and staff.  SPIN offers active searches, keyword opportunity matching, daily or weekly notifications, and contains over 40,000 opportunities from more than 10,000 global sponsors.  Training videos are provided.


Basic search using keywords offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies can be found on  Weekly updates of new opportunities listed.

National Instistutes of Health

    National Science Foundation

    NSF for Postdoctoral 
    NSF for Veterans

    Grant Forward

    Offers a 14 day free trial with Individual membership $19.00 per month


    Grant Gopher 

    Offers a Lite (free) account to run searches in the database and see full details for the first five grants matching your search.