Grant Writing Tips and Resources For Federal Funders

Each federal funder has their own guidelines and regulations surrounding the submission of your proposal. By clicking on the appropriate funder below you will land on a page that provides a link to general proposal guidelines, templates for some of their required documents, examples of successful proposals, and other information that will be helpful in preparing your proposal for that specific funder. We cannot stress enough the importance of checking the funding announcement for specific instructions in completing your proposal and the importance of contacting the program officer if you have any questions.

Preparing Your NIH Proposal

Preparing your NSF Proposal

Preparing your NSPIRES (NASA) Proposal

Preparing your National Endowment for the Humanities Proposal

Preparing your National Endowment of the Arts Proposal - Applications are restricted by this funder. Please contact Corporate, Foundation & Government Grants prior to pursuing funding from the NEA.