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After making sure you have maximized any funding available from the University of Washington (internal funding), you should begin to look for external funding.
External funding is any type of financial assistance from organizations not affiliated with UW. These can include non-profits, corporations, professional and academic associations, employers, and government agencies.
The following resources will help you in your search:
Funding databases are a great central resource to search many different sponsor organizations and funding opportunities based on criteria such as discipline, type of award, user-generated keywords, and eligibility criteria.
Funding by Discipline
Selected opportunities - organized by discipline - from institutions, professional associations, and foundations to consider.
Funding for Travel and Study Abroad
Resources for travel funding, including funding for international research, conference travel, language study, or study abroad programs.
Additional tools for finding and applying for government funding.