Finding Funding

In the Office of Sponsored Programs we locate and disseminate external funding opportunities to our current and prospective principal investigators.

If you would like us to begin a funding opportunity search for a project or program of interest you may visit our office in Admin Rm. 220 to discuss the parameters of the search.  Please note we attempt to locate funding opportunities as soon as possible, however, this process typically takes about 2 weeks.  You may also email a request to

The Office of Sponsored programs uses the funding search engine InfoEd SPIN.  For those of you who would prefer to search for funding on your own or in conjunction with our staff you can set up an account following the steps below:

To set up an account with SPIN first go to then follow the steps below:

              1.  Click on SPIN at the top of the page

              2.  Click on sign in

              3. Click create new profile

              4. Fill out the new profile registration and click submit

Please let us know when you have completed this step and we will verify your account. You will then be able to search for funding opportunities using the InfoEd SPIN database.

For more information on SPIN and how to use it, click Here.