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Grants Home

Each year, the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation funds thousands of dollars in research and authorship honorariums. Since its inception, the Foundation has funded nearly $3 million in research focused on the equipment lease financing industry.

Researchers and Consultants: Learn more about how to apply for and get your research proposals funding by the Foundation.

Grant Application Process

Carefully read all items below, before submitting your grant proposal.

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Student/Academic Access

For students and academics the Foundation can provide free access to material on the Foundation and ELFA websites.

  • Students:
    To obtain a password please send your name, university, address, major, and expected graduation date to the Foundation at Foundation@leasefoundation.org.
  • Academics:
    To obtain a password please send your name, university, and complete contact information to the Foundation at Foundation@leasefoundation.org.

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Available Databases

The Foundation can provide access to two significant databases of transactions and benchmarking activity.

How to Access our Databases

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