Grant Support Center

Secure Funding For Your Research

We understand the critical role that grants play in fueling innovation and pushing scientific progress forward. NanoString is committed to supporting researchers by providing any assistance throughout the grant application process. We’re here to empower researchers to secure the financial support they need to pursue their cutting-edge projects. Check out some helpful resources to secure funding for your next nCounter®, GeoMx® DSP or CosMx™ SMI research project. 

External Funding Opportunities

Grouped by research area, we periodically update these Excel files with opportunities as we find them. Last updated: December 2023

Key Funding Sources by Region

Grant Support Packages

These guides — offered as PDFs — provide information on each instrument for inclusion in grant applications, tips to maximize your application success, and other information.

nCounter Pro Analysis System

Analysis System

GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler

Digital Spatial Profiler

CosMx Spatial Molecular Imager

Spatial Molecular Imager

Additional Resources

Blog Post Grant Writing for Dummies: Tips & Tricks for Success
Blog Post Standing Out in Space: Tips for Winning a Spatial Biology Grant
Blog Post Research Grant Preparation: Tips and Resources

Past NanoString Grant Winners

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