College of Arts and Sciences

The office of Research and Sponsored Programs (RSP) offers assistance with research Proposal Preparation and Grant Writing. RSP can work with you to obtain samples of successfully funded grant proposals.

Other Resources for Proposal Development

• Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Developing and Writing Grant Proposals
• National Science Foundation's Grant Proposal Guide (GPG)
NSF GPG, Proposal Preparation Instructions
NSF GPG Proposal Preparation Checklist
• National Science Foundation's A Guide for Proposal Writing
• National Institutes of Health Grant Writing Tip Sheet
• Jacob Kraicer's The Art of Grantsmanship
• Social Science Research Council's The Art of Writing Proposals
• Society of Research Administrators International Listing of Grant Writing Publications
• Don Thackrey's Proposal Writer's Guide from the University of Michigan
• Non-profit Guides' Grant Writing Tools for Non-profit Organizations
• Corporation for Public Broadcasting's Basic Elements of Grant Writing
• The Foundation Center's Sources on Proposal Writing

Resources for Project and Outcomes Evaluation

• National Science Foundation's 2002 User friendly Handbook for Project Evaluation
• W. K. Kellogg Foundation's Logic Model Guide
• W. K. Kellogg Foundation's Evaluation Handbook
• United Way of America's Outcome Measurement Resource Network


Proposal Development Assistance