College of Education and Professional Studies

Grant Writing Resources

Finding Grant Opportunities

Hints and Tips

Other Information Resources

  • On Being a Scientist
  • Guide to U.S. Dept. of Education Programs
  • Books
    The following books regarding grants and external funding are available for check-out in the Grant Facilitator’s office (EDU225):
    • Complete Guide to Writing Effective & Award-Winning Grants, by Dianne Harris. Ocala, FL: Atlantic Publishing Group, 2008. 
    • Getting Funded: the Complete Guide to Writing Grant Proposals, by Mary Hall and Susan Howlett.  Seattle, WA: Word & Raby Pub., 2003. 
    • Getting Grants: the Complete Manual of Proposal Development and Administration, by Alexis Carter-Black. Bellingham, WAL Self-Counsel Press, Inc., 2006. 
    • Proposal Planning and Writing by Lynn E. Miner and Jeremy T. Miner. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2003. 
    • The Only Grant-Writing Book You’ll Ever Need, by Ellen Karsh and Arlen Sue Fox.  NY: Carroll & Graf Pub., 2006.
  • New Books
    • The "How To" Grants Manual, 6th edition by David G. Bauer.  NY: Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2007
    • Model Letters of Support and Memorandums of Agreement, Research Associates, n.d.


Regional, State and Local Funders

Research Compliance

Statistics Resources