Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Grant Sources


KVCC Grant Funding Process & Guidelines

Step-by-step directions with all necessary forms are available online.
Go to G: drive
You will find a folder called 'Grants'.

Selected Foundations

KVCC Foundation - http://foundation.kvcc.edu/
Kalamazoo Foundation - http://www.kalfound.org/
Johnson Foundation: health - http://www.rwjf.org/index.jsp
Carnegie Foundation: education - http://www.carnegie.org/
Foundation Center N.Y. - http://fdncenter.org
National Endowment for the Arts: museums, ballet, art - http://www.nea.gov/

Library Books

The Foundation Directory. Directory of New and Emerging Foundations - Call Number AS 911 .A2 F65. Located in TTC Library Reference

Michigan Foundation Directory - Call Number HV 98 .M5 M53. Located in TTC Library Reference

Annual Register of Grant Support - Call Number LB 2336 .A5. Located in TTC Library Reference

The "How To" Grants Manual - Call Number HG 177 .B38. Located in the ACC Library

Designing Successful Grant Proposals - Call Number LB 2342 .O75 1996. Located in the ACC Library

The First-Time Grantwriter's Guide to Success - Call Number LC 243 .A1 K56 2002. Located in the ACC Library

The Everything Grant Writing Book - Call Number HG 177.5 .U6 T73 2003. Located in the ACC Library

Other Links to Funding Sources and Info

GRANTS.GOV - http://www.grants.gov/ - Find & apply for grants.
National Endowment for the Humanities - http://www.neh.gov/
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance - http://www.cfda.gov
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services - http://www.hhs.gov/grantsnet/
National Institutes of Health - http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide
USDA, Rural Information Center - http://ric.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=5&tax_level=1
National Education Association: Grants for Educators - www.neafoundation.org
U.S. Dept. of Labor Employment & Training Administration - http://www.doleta.gov/grants
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators-Grant Sources - http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/business/grants.html
National Science Foundation - Grants and Funding - http://www.nsf.gov/funding/

Magazines and Newspapers

Chronicle of Higher Education Look in the 'Gazette' section for grants & scholarships. TTC Library retains the last 6 months and from 1/6/1988 to 1 month ago is in ProQuest Research Library