Funding Alert Services

The following sources provide electronic notification services to researchers wishing to obtain current information in their fields of interest.

Community of Science (COS) Funding Alert Service - You must be a member of COS in order to use this service. All University at Albany faculty/researchers should be registered in COS. If you are not sure if you are registered or you forgot your Username and Password, email

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Subscribe to a variety of mailing lists to receive reports, news, updates, and other information from CDC. - Receive email notices of grant announcements.

GrantsNet - GrantsNet Express offers a new e-mail alert each week of science funding opportunities from government agencies, private foundations, and not-for-profit organizations.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) - NAIS Email Notification System allows you to receive notifications on NASA acquisition opportunities of interest to you.

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)– NEH RSS Feed delivers the latest news, grant program guidelines, and upcoming events.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Guide to Grants & Contracts - Each week (usually on Friday afternoon), the NIH transmits an e-mail with Table of Contents (TOC) information for that week's issue of the NIH Guide, via the NIH LISTSERV. The TOC includes a link to the Current NIH Guide Weekly Publication as well as links to each NIH Guide RFA, PA and Notice published for that week.

NIH, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) Subscribe to receive a brief summary of Genome Funding Opportunities.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Custom News Service - Create a custom profile to receive, via email, NSF publications of interest to you.

New York State Assembly Grants Action News- Provides information on available state and federal grants.

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) - Subscribe to receive e-mail notices of Program Opportunity Notices (PONs), Request for Proposals (RFPs), and other NYSERDA solicitations.

NYSTAR Funding Opportunity News - A comprehensive listing of Federal, State and non-profit funding opportunities to encourage and expand high-technology academic research and economic development in New York .

Philanthropy News Digest RFP Bulletin - The RFP (Request for Proposals), emailed every Friday,summarizes the latest funding opportunities offered by foundations or other grantmaking organizations.

SSTI Weekly Digest– Delivered weekly by e-mail, the SSTI Weekly Digest reports the week's biggest stories for the tech-based economic development community.

U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) - Subscribe to receive program notices and updates (Click on @ Listserv under HELP on the right side of the screen)

U.S. Department of Education (EdInfo) Sign up to receive 2 email messages a week featuring new reports, funding opportunities, and other information from the U.S. Department of Education (ED).

U.S. Department of Justice– JUSTINFO Newsletter is a biweekly electronic newsletter containing information about publications, events, funding and training opportunities, and Web-based resources available from NCJRS Federal sponsors.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Follow instructions on how to subscribe to the many listservs EPA offers.