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Types and Sources of Funding

Types:

  •   Research (short- and long-term)
  •   Travel
  •   Teaching
  •   Internships and skills development
  •   Residential fellowships
  •   Book writing (fiction and non-fiction)
  •   Fine arts and theater production/exhibits/performances
  •   Language/area studies
  •   Archives/collections
  •   Post-doctoral fellowships

Sources:

  •    U.S. and foreign governments
  •   State and municipal governments
  •   Foundations
  •   Corporations
  •   Charitable organizations
  •   Non-profits (including research institutions, think-tanks, universities and colleges,  United Nations organizations, non-governmental organizations)
  •   Private individuals (crowdfunding, etc.)