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LFPA CRSA Grants and Scholarships Funding Sources

Committee on Research and Scholarly Activities

Grants and Scholarship Opportunities


General Research Fund (GRF)
New Faculty General Research Fund
KU Libraries Research Fund (LRF)
Friends of the KU Library Enrichment Fund Grants
Humanities Grants - Hall Center for the Humanities




Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Technology grants - Kansas State Library (Blue Skyways)
ILDP: Interlibrary Loan Development Grants



ALA Grants and Fellowships - Official list of grants sponsored by the American Library Association
ALA Public Programs Office Writing Grant Applications: Some Helpful Hints
ALA Scholarships
ALA Diversity Research Grant
The Researching Librarian - "Web resources helpful for librarians doing research." Maintained by Beth Ashmore at bashmore@researchinglibrarian.com.
Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
NSF Funding for Museums and Libraries Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering - The National Science Foundation (NSF)
Fulbright Senior Specialists Program - The Council for International Exchange of Scholars


Major Databases and News Sources

Community of Science (COS) - Contains the research interests and publications of scientists covers all disciplines. Information on funded research and funding opportunities. Updated daily.
Federal Register (National Archives and Records Administration) - The Federal Register, published daily, contains information on federally sponsored grants and funding opportunities. Search the database or browse the Table of Contents. The Federal Register is the official daily publication for Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as Executive Order and other Presidential Documents.
NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts - The official document for announcing the availability of NIH funds for biomedical and behavioral research.


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