Contact: Diana Hearit
March 28, 2018

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—WMU has now entered a long term agreement with GrantForward Funding Opportunity Search and Recommendation service, which is open to all members of our institution. 

GrantForward offers a 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. Have full access to the search features including saved-search and personalized grant recommendations. Log in without creating an account while on campus but to save searches or login remotely, an account is required. 

If you have any questions or feedback about the service, please contact Sarah Pratt.


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