Smith College Grants Resources

Visit the Sponsored Research Office for grant preparation information and necessary forms.

Grant Databases

COS PIVOT is a research funding opportunities database that gives administrators and development professionals a competitive edge in easily and quickly connecting the right research opportunities, funding and people. PIVOT combines a comprehensive, editorially maintained database of funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion with our unique database of 3 million prepopulated scholar profiles. This provides global and local connections that strengthen research by letting faculty, staff researchers and graduate students explore new avenues for funding and collaboration. is your place to find, apply for and track federal grants.

To access the Foundation Directory Online, go to From there, you will be able to search the Smith College Libraries “Database by Title: F.”