Grant Office - Grant Writing Resources
Miriam Webster Online
Online dictionary and thesaurus.
Presented by Jim HiDuke of the University of Northern Iowa, this is a wonderful site dedicated to helping writers remain grammatically correct.
A powerful set of internet reference tools, from street maps and directories to translators and dictionaries.
Council For Resource Development
The Council for Resource Development (CRD) is an affiliate and major council of the American Association of Community Colleges. Its mission is to educate and advocate community college leaders dedicated to securing resources to increase the effectiveness of the institutions and students they serve.
An extensive set of links to government and private funding resources, policy and regulation information, references, bulletins, and professional associations.
"The Center's mission is to foster public understanding of the foundation field by collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating information on foundations, corporate giving, and related subjects." An online library with extensive information about foundations and nonprofit resources is available here, as well as publications and services to aid grant writers.
The Society of Research Administrators
"Founded in 1967, the Society of Research Administrators is a nonprofit association dedicated to advancing the profession and improving the efficiency and effectiveness of research administration. With more than 2,800 members across North America and around the world, SRA is the premier international organization for research administrators in all settings, on all levels, and in all fields."
The Granstmanship Center
TGCI offers grantsmanship training and low-cost publications to nonprofit organizations and government agencies. TGCI conducts some 200 workshops annually in grantsmanship and proposal writing, as well as provides publications to assist in preparing grant proposals.
Basic Elements of Grantwriting
This publication is an easy guide to the basic elements of grant writing and is offered to assist applicants to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and to other funding sources. It offers guideposts to help you through each stage of the process.
Helpful hints and more to help smooth the grant writing process.
Writing NSF Grant Proposals
An instructional handbook offering suggestions for preparing grant proposals for programs offered by the National Science Foundation.
NSF Grant Proposal Guide
The current guide for preparing and submitting proposals to specific National Science Foundation programs.
Steps in Developing a Grant Budget
A step-by-step guide for developing grant budgets, courtesy of Texas A&M International University.
Community College Links
Federal Funding Resources
Grant Writing Resources
Illinois State Resources
Private Funding Resources