Funding Institutional is an Elsevier resources, provided by the Drexel Office of Research Administration and the Office of Institutional Advancement; it must be used on a Drexel-networked computer, or via the VPN service (https://drexel.edu/it/help/a-z/VPN/). It is a searchable database containing data on funding opportunities, funders, and awarded grants, drawn from a wide range of governmental and private sources. Investigators utilizing FI may increase grant rate success, uncover new sources of funding, and minimize time and maximize productivity using this resource.
Faculty, students and staff can use FI to:
• Search for funding opportunities
• Find new sources of external grant income
• Identify potential collaborators and find investigators that are securing grants in their field of interest
• Survey funding trends
• Set-up alerts to be notified automatically of new funding opportunities