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So you want to fund your ornithological research? You have come to the right spot!

Browse funding opportunities, view recent requests for proposals, or ask a questions in the discussion forums. Any questions related to funding opportunities, including where to look, how to write a proposal, etc. are fair game.

The forums and resources below are monitored closely by a team of moderators including members of the Cooper Ornithological Society Student Activities Committee. If you know of a grant or a link we don't have in our databases, please add it yourself. It's easy, just click the link below to view a database and click the big 'Add' button. It's hard to miss. The same goes for announcements.


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  • CrowdFunding for Young Scientists
    Sep 29 2014 02:12 PM
    Hi Everyone,As many of us know, funding right now is dismal for research. Inspired by a blog on the NYtimes website (http://green.blogs.n...ng/?ref...
  • NSF blog post on funding rates
    Jul 15 2014 12:37 PM
    DEB Numbers: Where do the various official funding rate numbers come from and why are they different from what your PO tells you?   http:...
  • NSF blog post on DDIGs
    Jul 10 2014 07:59 AM
    This blog was recently posted on the NSF's website:   DEB Numbers: DDIGing Down into Dissertation Data   http://nsfdeb.wordpr...sert...