Grant Writing Resources

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Applicant Resources 
Search Federal Grant Opportunities Applicant User Guide 

Agency Specific Guidelines

National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Science Foundation
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Labor

Grant Writing Guides & Articles

The Art of Writing Proposals, Social Science Research Council pdf icon
Developing a Successful Grant Proposal, Dr. Joan Fulton, Purdue University pdf icon
How to Write an Outreach Grant Proposal, Karen Markin, The Chronicle of Higher Education 
Proposal Writing Short Course, The Foundation Center
Writing from the Winner's Circle: A Guide to Preparing Competitive Grant Proposals, Dr. David Stanley pdf icon

Recommended Reading

The Language of Success, Tom Sant, available at

Sample Proposals

The Resource Development Office has copies of successfully funded grants from several federal and non-profit funding agencies. Contact MaryAnn Doherty, Resource Development Specialist to view proposal samples.

By request, the Resource Development Office can request additional samples of federal proposals through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Please contact the office for more details



Rev. 8/27/13