Finding Funding Opportunities Using SPIN Grants Database

SPIN is a database provided by Brown University Office of Vice President for Research (OVPR) that allows you to search for external funding opportunities. This session will be a demo of SPIN’s basic keyword search, InfoEd keyword search (based on keywords that SPIN has identified for each grant), and Advanced Search. Other features covered include: Creating filters to limit your results based on certain criteria (e.g. only new opportunities) Filtering and sorting your results list Exporting search results to an Excel spreadsheet Saving searches and setting up email alerts based on your specific search criteria Bookmarking and saving opportunities for later Sharing opportunities via email