Grants.gov allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in Federal grants. Grants.gov is THE single access point for over 1000 grant programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies.
MyNSF is an email- and web-based alert service, designed to help anyone with an interest in NSF news and publications find out quickly about new publications and information.
The NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts is the official publication for the NIH medical and behavioral research grant policies, guidelines and funding opportunities.
NCER runs competitions for STAR grants, graduate and undergraduate fellowships, research contracts under the Small Business Innovative Research Program, and other research assistance programs.
The NIH Roadmap provides a framework of the priorities NIH as a whole must address in order to optimize its entire research portfolio. It lays out a vision for a more efficient and productive system of medical research. The NIH Roadmap identifies the most compelling opportunities in three main areas: new pathways to discovery, research teams of the future, and re-engineering the clinical research enterprise.
Grant Writing Tips & Guides
Proposal Writing Essay by Christina M. Gillis is a essay from her personal experience advising humanities scholars in proposal writing.
Seeking Funding A Manual for faculty in Theological Education from The Association of Theological Schools.
What Do Grant Reviewers Really Want, Anyway? by Robert Porter, Ph.D, is a paper that presents the finding of interview with sixteen senior Virginia Tech faculty with extensive experience on review panels.
NFS' Guide for Proposal Writing Advice often given to inquirers. These suggestions for improving proposals were collected from a variety of sources, including NSF Program Directors, panel reviewers, and successful grantees.
Hints for Writing a Successful NIH grant Link to the many NIH divisions such as the National Cancer Institute. On the individual websites are materials for grantwriting directly related to the divisions.
Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal by Joseph S. Levine, a printable pdf version of Levine's proposal writing guide, and examples of various parts of a proposal; also contains links to other proposal writing resources and books.
A Grantsmanship Tutorial from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine's Office of Grant Support.
The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr. provides the principal requirements of plain English style and concentrates attention on the rules of usage and principles of composition most commonly violated; an on-line resource.
External Funding Agencies
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