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GrantsNet -
Internet application tool created by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Grants Management (OGM) for finding and exchanging information about HHS and other federal grant programs. This very comprehensive website is a great place to start , giving you an electronic roadmap to grants, forms, etc.

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ),
The AHRQ (formerly the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research [AHCPR]) is the federal government’s focal point for research to enhance the quality, appropriateness, and effectiveness of health care services and access to those services. AHRQ’s research projects examine the availability, quality, and costs of health care services and ways to improve the effectiveness and appropriateness of clinical practice.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -,
CDC’s Procurement and Grants Office is responsible for awarding and administration ofCDC’s grants and cooperative agreements and those of the ATSDR (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry). Grant opportunities available for Environmental Health, Injury Prevention, and Occupational Safety and Health, and others.

Community of Science (COS) -,
Community of Science is the leading Internet site for the global research and development community. COS Funding Opportunities is updated daily and contains detailed information for more than 20,500 available research grants worldwide. Subscribers receive a weeklyfunding alert customized to their area of expertise.

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) -
The DHHS is the U.S. Government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all
Americans. This site provides multiple links to grants/funding opportunities such as NIHand its multiple institutes, AHRQ, FDA, CDC, HCFA, HRSA, and SAMHSA.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) -
Various grants to support drug research, bioterrorism, biological warfare, food safety

Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) -
HCFA supports projects to develop, test, and implement new health care financing and payment policies and to evaluate the impact of these programs.

National Institutes of Health (NIH)  -,
Comprehensive website providing information about federal funding from the NIH – research contracts, research training opportunities, peer review, and the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts which announces the availability of NIH funds for biomedical and behavioral research.

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) -,
NIDA has a number of grants and programs to support research in drug abuse.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) -,
SAMHSA’s mission is to acquire new knowledge about ways to improve the prevention and treatment of substance abuse.


Environmental Protection Agency -

National Environmental Health Association -

National Institutes of Health (NIH) -,

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -,

Site Sources in Bioterrorism Funding  -


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation -

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation -

The Pew Charitable Trusts -