Office of Sponsored Programs Online Grant Resources

Online Grant Resources


Grants Resource Center

In this area you will have access to the GrantSearch database, a library of funded proposals, funding guides, archived funding webinars, the funding search request form, and the Faculty Alert registration form.

Proposal Writing: Selected Web Sites

Outstanding. Provides essential links for university scholars and researchers needing more than here on research funding in particular.

EPA Grantwriting Tutorial

An online tutorial from Purdue University in collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Resources

Includes Developing a Grant Proposal from the CFDA (above) plus terminology proposal writing links, links to application packages, grant making agencies, types of grants, and more.

Writing Winning Proposals: An Introduction

Excellent advice from the ASME: American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal

Written by S. Joseph Levine of Michigan State University. Offers excellent advice on all parts of the proposal. Includes a sample proposal and links to other proposal writing sites.


A must-read for those applying for federal grants. By the staff of the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance.

Proposal Writing Short Course and Proposal Writing Budgeting Basics

Two sites from the Foundation Center with good advice - and well worth a visit.

Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing, 5th edition by Jane Geever - Free Online Audiobook!

"In partnership with the New York unit of Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic (RFB&D), the Foundation Center is making available free of charge a new audio version of the most popular book in [their] Fundraising and Nonprofit Management Series."

Winning Grant Proposals Online

Provides funded grant proposals for sale in a variety of categories. Particularly well-stocked with federal grant proposals. A site from the Grantsmanship Center, a Los-Angeles based proposal training center.