The office of Research and Sponsored Programs (RSP) is the CUNY Graduate School and University Center’s central administrative unit for overseeing GC-CUNY applications for, and awards of, governmental and foundation funding.
Foundation Center, NYC
79 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003-3076
Anyone who lives, works or studies in the five boroughs of New York City is eligible to borrow from the Foundation Center library in order to gain knowledge about grantmakers, their grants, and all aspects of fundraising, philanthropy, and nonprofit management. The foundation also offers in person and web based seminars.
Grants and Research Awards
For more information on grants and funding sources, see the Grants & Funding guide.
CUNY provides access to this database through the Research Foundation. GrantForward is a funding search and grant recommendation service. Create an account using your @gradcenter.cuny.edu or @gc.cuny.edu email address, and set up a profile to begin receiving automatic grant recommendations based on your research interests. GrantForward uses data-crawling technology to update a database of sponsors and funding opportunities gathered from over 9,000 US Sponsors. For support using GrantForward visit https://www.grantforward.com/support.
Information about 20,000 large and mid-sized U.S. foundations and files for more than half-a-million grants. The Trustees, Officers, and Donors search field and its corresponding index allow users to search over 110,000 trustee, officer and donor names.
Select the Use Email Address/Create Password option, and fill out the form. For Institutional Email, use your @gradcenter.cuny.edu or @gc.cuny.edu address. For Affiliated Member Institution, select "Graduate Center, The City University of New York."
Look for the verification email in your inbox to finish the process.
After the initial setup, you can use the A-Z Databases link for Pivot to access the site and login into your account.