Grants Resources

Looking for the Foundation Center/Candid grants databases?

These databases are available to community members at the Kathryn A. Martin Library at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Please call 218-726-8102 for information.

Free Grants Resources Accessible From Any Computer

  • State of Minnesota Grants
    https://mn.gov/grants/
    This website provides a single entry point to State of Minnesota grant opportunities. Grant seekers can search for grant opportunities by State agency or by subject area.

  • Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation
    https://www.dsacommunityfoundation.org/grants
    The Community Foundation welcomes requests from charitable organizations located in or providing service to residents within the seven counties of northeast Minnesota.

  • Grantsmanship Center
    https://www.tgci.com/funding-sources/minnesota
    The Grantsmanship Center, based in California, offers location-specific training and publications to help organizations plan programs, write grant proposals, and create earned income opportunities.

  • Federal Grants
    https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html
    A common website for federal agencies to post discretionary funding opportunities and for grant-seekers to find and apply for them.

  • Federal Student Aid (U.S. Department of Education)
    https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/types
    Information about financial aid from federal, state, school, and private sources that can help pay for college or career school.

Ask Reference staff for resources on writing a grant proposal. Call 218-730-4200, Option 5 or email Reference@duluthmn.gov for assistance.