Other Reference Materials

Preparing a government grant requires you to follow the specific guidelines in the Program Announcement (PA) or Request for Proposal (RFP).

Below is a list of online resources that will help you to prepare a competitive proposal:

Applying for Research Grants John G. Borkowski and Kimberly S. Howard

The Federal Review Process by Brian Cobb and Stacey Abate

Writing For Dollars: Researching Grants and Writing Proposals by Marilyn L. Gross

How to Prepare a Winning Government-Funded Proposal
Karen M. Markin, reprinted from The Chronicle of Higher Education.
(Document is in Word format.)

Developing and Writing Grant Proposals
Article from the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance on Developing and Writing Proposals for Grant Funds

Proposal Writing Short Course
The Foundation Center