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View Resource The Foundation Center Online

The Foundation Center: An independent nonprofit organization established by foundations in 1956 to increase public understanding of the foundation field. The Center provides a comprehensive and up-to-date database on foundations and corporate giving programs, and publishes The Foundation Directory--the classic reference work for grantseekers--and some 50 other directories, guides and research...

http://foundationcenter.org/
View Resource EPA Grant 101 Tutorial

This recent site from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a solid grant-writing resource, particularly for those seeking federal funds. Free for download at the site (self-extracting zipfile), the tutorial includes an Introduction, Writing Tips, Program Specifics, Mock Grant-Writing Activity, Examples (for each section of the proposal), Forms, References, Resources/Contacts, and a...

https://www.epa.gov/grants/epa-grants-101-tutorial
View Resource Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal

S. Joseph Levine, a Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Extension Education at Michigan State University, originally created these guides to assist his graduate students. Both guides, but especially the first, are very practical and focus on what Levine terms the "quasi-political" aspects of gaining approval for your dissertation, rather than the research process. The Proposal Guide...

http://www.learnerassociates.net/proposal/
View Resource Pew Charitable Trusts

Consisting of seven individual charitable funds established between 1948 and 1979 by the children of Sun Oil company founder Joseph N. Pew, the Pew Charitable Trusts support nonprofit activities in the areas of culture, education, the environment, health and human services, public policy and religion. Each of these programmatic areas is managed by a director responsible for coordinating the grant...

http://www.pewtrusts.org/en
View Resource GrantSpace Screenshot

For anyone engaged in the world of education, research, or nonprofits, grant writing can be a fact of daily life. However, becoming a powerful and effective grant writer is a continually evolving process, requiring timely information and the latest in techniques and inspirations. GrantSpace, with its array of "easy-to-use, self-service tools and resources," can be an excellent support for both...

http://grantspace.org/
View Resource UW Madison Libraries: Grant Proposal Writing Screenshot

Anyone who has written a grant proposal knows how challenging it can be to craft a strong and persuasive proposal, especially for those new to the endeavor. The University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries has compiled this resource list to help anyone applying for a grant understand what funders look for in grant proposals and how to best meet these expectations. Here, visitors can find links to...

https://researchguides.library.wisc.edu/proposalwriting/webs...