Institutional Research and Grants

Institutional Research
Institutional Review Board

Institutional Research

Common Data Set is a cooperative effort among data providers in higher education and publishers (e.g., the College Board, U.S. News & World Report). The goal of the CDS is to improve the quality and accuracy of information provided to the public about higher education.
New Student Profiles
  Fall 2013
Fall 2012
MMC Trend Data
IPEDS Data Feedback Reports
Fast Facts


Grant Pre-Proposal Form (soon)
Benedictine Service Fund Memo
Current Funding Opportunities
  •  Recently Announced Grant Opportunities
  National Science Foundation
  •  Recently Announced Active Funding Opportunities
  National Institutes of Health
  •  Requests for Applications
  Foundation Center
  •  Requests for Proposals
Other Grant Seeking Resources
  Federal Register
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
Department of Education
National Endowment for the Humanities
South Dakota Grant Directory
Grant Writing Resources
  A Guide for Proposal Writing (NSF)
Writing Grants (CFDA)
Grant Writing Tip Sheets (NIH)
General Tips on Writing a Competitive Grant Proposal & Preparing a Budget (EPA)
Proposal Writing Short Course (Foundation Center)
Proposal Planning & Writing: A Primer (Miner & Associates)
Data Links
  National Center for Education Statistics
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
Digest of Education Statistics 2010
American FactFinder
Bureau of Labor Statistics
South Dakota Department of Labor - Labor Market Statistics