OpenGrants vs.

What’s the difference?

What’s the difference between OpenGrants and

How should you use OpenGrants and

  • Start your search on OpenGrants to find all relevant grants, not just those from OpenGrants links to original sources, so you’ll still end up at if that’s where the grant originated.

  • If you want help, use OpenGrants to find and hire an experienced professional. Working with a pro will typically improve your chances of winning by 3x.

  • When you’re ready to submit your application for a federal grant, you’ll be required to do so on

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