External Resources

Below are other databases for scholarships and grant funding that may also be useful in your search for funded opportunities.

Artist Communities Alliance Residency Directory

The Artist Communities Alliance provides a searchable directory for residency programs.

Creative Capital Online Resources

Creative Capital compiles a monthly list of residencies, grant, and award opportunities for artists working in all creative disciplines.

Duke University Office of Scholars and Fellows Directory

Duke University has a substantial directory for undergraduate and postgraduate funding opportunities.


Grant.gov is a searchable database for all federal funding opportunities.

Michigan State University Libraries Database 

Michigan State University’s database focuses primarily on funding opportunities for individuals, such as financial aid or scholarships for students.

Rutgers University 

Rutgers has a graduate student scholarship database. You are able to filter by discipline, stage of study, citizenship, degree, award type, and duration.

Scholarship Sharing

Scholarship Sharing is a non-profit organization founded by a VCU alum that provides a robust scholarship database. 


UCLA hosts a comprehensive graduate student database featuring over 600 scholarships, grants, fellowships, and postdoctoral awards.

University of Illinois

The Illinois database of grants and fellowships are intended for graduate students.