Federal Agency Opportunity Bank

The Federal Agency Opportunity Bank is a product of The Federal Interagency Working Group on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (FIWG). A primary goal of the FIWG is to ensure that federal investments, programs, and opportunities are effectively shared with the Hispanic community. Opportunities include but are not limited to internships, fellowships, grants/funding and education resources. The list will be updated periodically.

Federal Agency Internship Opportunity Bank


Federal Grant Opportunities and Resources

U.S. Department of Education (ED) Grant Forecasting: Programs and competitions which the U.S. Department of Education offers. The program lists are organized according to ED’s principal program offices and include programs and competitions ED has previously announced, as well as those ED plans to announce at a later date.  Learn about the current open ED grant competitions

System for Award Management (SAM): If you are interested in applying for any upcoming grants with ED, please take the time to register with the System for Award Management (SAM) at www.SAM.gov, as you must have an active account in order to submit a grant application with ED. ED recommends you register now even as you are looking for eligible grant programs so that your SAM registration is active by the time the application is published. Please click here to refer to the SAM tip sheet for additional information.

General Government Grants (Grants.Gov): Find and apply for discretionary grants offered by the 26 federal grant-making agencies here. Learn more about the different federal grant-making agencies and offices and which grants they administer. Learn more about the Federal Grant lifecycle.

The Federal Register: The official daily publication of the federal government and provides Notices of Funds Available (NOFA). The U.S. Government Printing Office’s Federal Register database makes it easy to search for updates and information on the most recent grant and award opportunities.

Assistance Living (Formerly Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance): Government-wide catalog of federal programs, projects, services, and activities. It contains financial and nonfinancial assistance programs that benefit the American public. Each listing includes information on eligibility and how to apply.