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Grant Resources

Below are federal, state and foundation grant programs and resources, Nebraska grant writers directory, Nebraska foundations directory and other resources to explore for funding opportunities for tax-exempt organizations. There are even a few for which individuals and businesses can compete.

Apply for a DUNS number - required of all Federal grant applicants

  • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance - Searchable directory of all federal grants
  • Federal 'Grants.gov' - find & apply for competitive Federal grant opportunities
  • USA Spending - See where the federal tax dollars go
  • Grant writing tools for non-profit organizations
  • Nebraska Foundations
  • Nebraska Resource Directory
  • Nebraska Community Foundation
  • STEP - State Trade and Export Program - grants for Nebraska businesses who want to export products
  • Nebraska Environmental Trust
  • Nebraska State Recycling Association -- grants for recycling equipment
  • Grants for Renewable Energy & Sustainability - various sources, compiled by P2RIC
  • SBIR - Small Business Innovation Research Program & Federal Sci-Tech Resources
  • USDA - Rural Development Grant Programs
  • USDA - Value-Added Agricultural Product Market Development Grants (VADG)
  • Non-Profit Development Organizations (NDOs)
  • Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) - encourages banks to meet credit needs in their community
  • Grantsmanship Center - Grant-related training and information
  • IRS and Nebraska information for non-profit & tax-exempt organizations


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