External Funding Resources

Looking for external funding and not sure where to begin? The tools and resources on this page will assist with every step of the grant writing process, from finding a grant to submitting a competitive application. Or, click here to view recorded workshops focusing on different aspects of grant applications.


Finding Grants

Use search engines and databases to look for grants and fellowships. For a narrower, more specific starting place, begin with the Office of the Vice Provost for Research (OVPR) or Graduate School curated grant lists. 

For help finding appropriate grants and fellowships, please contact the External Grant Funding Specialists. Click here for PowerPoint and video instructions for using Grant Forward and Pivot.

Writing Grants

After finding a grant, use the resources below to write a competitive grant application. 


For assistance during the grant writing process, please contact the External Grant Funding Specialists. The Graduate Writing Center is also available for any graduate student writing needs.

Further Resources

Looking for even more content? Peruse our field-specific newsletters here, or explore the Graduate Student Grant Toolkits (Baylor ID and password required for toolkit access).

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