Access grant databases and grant educational materials at the San Marcos Public Library. Simply log into a library computer or use COSM_Public WiFi to access these resources at no cost. This page provides access to 3 premium grant databases and helpful links to educational and how-to videos.
Foundation Directory helps nonprofits find funding faster. Users can easily find local nonprofits where they can donate, work, or volunteer. Those in need can connect to essential resources, such as food banks or shelters. Visit the Candid Blog to learn more about Foundation Directory. Click here to begin your search!
Grants To Individuals
Search for grantmakers who fund scholarships, fellowships, and financial aid for students, researchers, artists, and more. Learn more here
Find local nonprofits where you can donate, work, volunteer, or seek out services. Candid's GuideStar is the most comprehensive source of nonprofit information. This tool will allow you to look up more than 1.8 million nonprofits. Access GuideStar here for free!
Follow these links to learn about local/regional philanthropic organizations and how to navigate the grant landscape.
Grants.gov- Federal funding opportunities published on Grants.gov are for organizations and entities supporting the development and management of government-funded programs and projects
SAM.gov- Assistance listings are detailed public descriptions of federal programs that provide grants, loans, scholarships, insurance, and other types of assistance awards