School of Technology community development program

Funding opportunities and limited submissions

Limited submissions

When solicitations restrict the number of applications that can be submitted from an applicant institution, they are called “limited submission opportunities” and require internal coordination. The CompetitionSpace web portal, which provides N.C. A&T’s process for you to submit proposals to and DORED to internally manage limited submission opportunities.

Funding databases

Pivot (formerly COS or the Community of Science) is a searchable database of funding opportunities from governmental agencies, foundations, corporations, and professional associations from all over the world.

GovWin is a searchable database of federal contracting opportunities that can provide strategic predictive insight. Contact Dr. Saundra Evans at (336) 285-3198 or to request an account.

Federal funding Federal grant opportunities

FedBizOpps: Federal contract opportunities

Defense Technical Information Center: DoD opportunities

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance: list of programs that may be funded by Congress, including their CFDA numbers

State of North Carolina funding

Community Resource Information System (CRIS): database of state government financial assistance programs

Foundation funding

The Foundation Center: a searchable database of foundation funding programs, including monthly newsletters in broad program categories


Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE): list of programs for K-12, undergraduate, and graduate students, postdocs, faculty, teachers/educators, and scientists/researchers


Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU): searchable database of scholarships, fellowships, internships, and experiential learning opportunities at all levels of academic attainment