SPIN is a funding opportunities database designed to provide up-to-date information on current national and international government and private funding sources. All of the data is obtained directly from the sponsoring agencies to ensure the integrity and timeliness of the information.

GENIUS is a global WWW network and database of scientific and scholarly expertise. The system contains profiles entered and maintained by scholars and researchers at leading universities and research institutions throughout the world.
GENIUS serves as a registry of institutional talent and expertise for industry and academia, and provides a searchable database for identifying interest and expertise for industry/university partnering, global partnering, and sponsored funding matches.

SMARTS is an electronic matching and funding-opportunity notification system that provides investigators with a direct and targeted electronic link to comprehensive, current, and available national and international research funding information.
Investigator profile information collected in GENIUS is used for matching with opportunities in the SPIN database. Searches are conducted on a daily basis and results are automatically e-mailed to individual researchers.

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Create or modify a GENIUS profile or use SPIN to search for funding opportunities. For complete instructions on using SPIN Plus, download the SPIN Plus user guide.