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Grants: Available Resources

Please note: If you will need help searching the grants databases or using any of the Foundation Center's resources, contact the VSTC Library staff prior to your visit to ensure we will have someone available to assist you. Alternately, contact the Foundation Center staff using one of the methods below:

On the web
http://grantspace.org/ask-us : email or chat

Foundation Center DC Office
Phone: 202-331-1400
1627 K Street, NW Third Floor Washington, DC 20006-1708

FC Getting started sheet.pdf

Available resources include:

Foundation Directory Online Professional
Available for in house use only.
Provides fundraisers with access to searchable online databases of grantmakers, grants, companies and 990s

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
Available for in house use only.
Database of more than 6,500 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grant seekers.

Foundation Maps
Available for in house only.
Data visualization platform that brings to life data about U.S. and global philanthropy. 

Foundation Center
The Foundation Center's website provides online tutorials, training and tips on all areas of fund raising and philanthropy including proposal writing, budgeting, non-profit management and much more.

Grant Space
GrantSpace provides easy-to-use, self-service tools and resources to help nonprofits worldwide become more viable grant applicants and build strong, sustainable organizations.

Research Guide on Grants
Guide to additional grant sources, information and details on upcoming workshops at the Virginia Science and Technology Campus. Pre-registration is required for all workshops due to space limitations. To register call or email the Library:(571) 553-8230 virginia@gwu.edu

Building Entrance Policy

Visitors not affiliated with the George Washington University must present a picture ID and sign in at the entrance of Academic Building 2, located at 44983 Knoll Square, Ashburn, VA 20147, before proceeding up one floor to the Library in room 179.

The members of our Library Staff are happy to help get you started. First-time users should contact us prior to arrival to confirm staff availability (new visitors to our location will require help to log into the Foundation Center databases). Please stop by, call (571) 553-8230 or email us at virginia@gwu.edu.

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