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Data Search


Data can be any information, but often means numbers, counts, or statistics. Many grant applications ask for data. It can show why your program or project idea is needed. There are many places to find data to support your grant request. These can be:

  • Research papers
  • Surveys
  • Public databases
  • Government organizations

Support your grant application with reliable data. Go to trusted sources for information. These sites offer free and respected data.

  • United States Census Bureau—Details how to use the resources on the United States Census Bureau website.
  •—Offers nonprofit skills with free online courses on fundraising and grant writing, including how to include data.