How Best To Find Information
Who is Eligible for a Grant? Other government websites may be more suitable for personal needs, student loans, small business assistance, or other business opportunities such as government contracting. The website Government Benefits, Grants, and Financial Aid may also be of help
If eligible, search for program information
In the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA). Includes grants, loans, business and nonfinancial help.
Contact federal office
Given in CFDA program description: if state or local office is indicated, check Regional Agency Offices at top of CFDA website for addresses.
Go to federal websites
Given in each CFDA program description for more information and for state administering agencies responsible for managing these programs.
Check current federal grants opportunities
At Grants.gov, obtain a Dun and Bradstreet ( DUNS) number, register with Central Contractor Registration (CCR), and apply online (links and instructions given at the website). Additional notices appear at FedConnect.net.