All Western Michigan University faculty, staff and students can access the GrantForward database of grants from over 12,000 sponsors, which is updated daily. Search for grants by keywords and advanced filters, save favorite searches for new grant alerts, and save your favorite grants to keep track of them. Create a “Researcher Profile”. GrantForward also recommends grants based on individual CVs, past publications, and research interests.

Access GrantForward and click sign up to establish a user account using a address. Use the search features including saved-search and personalized grant recommendations. Users can log in without creating an account while on campus but to save searches or login remotely, an account is required. 

Resources that may be helpful:

Quick Guide Start-up (one-page summary)

Researcher Welcome Guide 

Quick overview video

Creating an account demo

Creating your profile demo 

Additional tutorials and guides