Identifying External Funding Opportunities with PIVOT

Start Date Wednesday, September 20, 2023
DateSep 20, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual - Zoom

Faculty Development


Speaker: Amy Robb, Associate Director, Prospective Research and Funding Opportunities, MGH Development Office


PIVOT is a database that indexes funding announcements from government agencies, private foundations and nonprofits, and international sponsors.

At this seminar you will learn how to:

  • Describe your funding interests in the context of competitive funding opportunities
  • Apply search strategies for finding a diverse portfolio of potential funding sponsors
  • Set up Funding Alerts for continued monitoring of funding announcements

Create Your Pivot Account Today!
Set up a username and password to access the database, save searches, and track individual funding opportunities.

  1. Go to https://pivot.proquest.com/register#signup_email.
  2. Use your partners.org email address and select Harvard University as the affiliated institution.
  3. Once you’ve created a password, you’ll receive an automated email message. Click on the link provided in that message to confirm your account.
  4. Login to the database using your email and password.