Online Resources for Grant Writing

Below are links to various grant writing resources.

Title Acknowledgment / Reference
Proposal Writing Resources- General
The Art of Grantsmanship Kraicer, J. (1997). The Art of Grantsmanship. Retrieved from http://www.hfsp.org/funding/art-grantsmanship
Becoming a Successful Principal Investigator Stone, D. (July 7, 2010). Becoming a successful principal investigator. The Chronicle of Higher Education, 56. Retrieved from http://chronicle.com/article/Becoming-a-Successful-Princ/66133/
Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal Levine, S.J. (n.d.). Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal. Retrieved from http://learnerassociates.net/proposal
How to Fail in Grant Writing Jakob, E., Porter A., Podos, J., Braun, B., Johnson, N., and Vessey, S. (December 5, 2010). How to fail in grant writing. The Chronicle of Higher Education, 57. Retrieved from http://chronicle.com/ article/How-to-Fail-in-Grant-Writing/125620/ ?sid=cc&utm_source=cc&utm_medium=en
Twelve Steps to a Winning Research Proposal Hazelrigg, G. (n.d.). Twelve Steps to a Winning Research Proposal. Retrieved from http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~trink/HazelriggWinningResearchProposal.pdf
Proposal Writing Resources – National Institutes of Health
All About Grants: Tutorials and Samples National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Clinical Trial E-Protocol Tool and Template National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Science Policy
Common Mistakes in NIH Applications National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Quick Guide for Grant Applications National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ten Steps to a Winning R01 Application National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Writing a Grant Application: A “Technical” Checklist National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Proposal Writing Resources – National Science Foundation
Advice on Writing Proposals to the National Science Foundation Finger, S. (n.d.). Advice on Writing Proposals to the National Science Foundation. Retrieved from http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~sfinger/advice/advice.html
Proposal Writing Resources – Social Sciences & the Humanities
On the Art of Writing Proposals: Some Candid Suggestions for Applicants to Social Science Research Council Competitions Przeworski, A. & Salomon, F. (1995). On the Art of Writing Proposals: Some Candid Suggestions for Applicants to Social Science Research Council Competitions. Retrieved from http://www.ssrc.org/publications/view/the-art-of-writing-proposals/
Some Frank Advice on Submitting an Individual Research Grant Proposal in the Humanities Carlson, M. (n.d.). Some Frank Advice on Submitting an Individual Research Grant Proposal in the Humanities. Retreived from http://kuscholarworks.ku.edu/dspace/bitstream/1808/4437/1/GrantHandout_mcarlson.pdf
Priority Topic: Team Science
Collaboration and Team Science National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Team Science National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Team Science Toolkit (NCI) National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Collaboration and Team Science: A Field Guide National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Collaboration and Team Science: From Theory to Practice Bennett, L.M. & Gadlin, H. (2012). Collaboration and Team Science: From Theory to Practice. Journal of Investigative Medicine, 60, 768-775. doi:10.23/JIM.0b013e318250871d. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3652225/
Priority Topic: Project and Outcomes Evaluation
W.K. Kellogg Foundation Evaluation Handbook W.K. Kellogg Foundation
The 2002 User Friendly Handbook for Project Evaluation (Updated 1/24/13) Frechtling, J. (2002). The 2002 User Friendly Handbook for Project Evaluation. Arlington, VA: National Science Foundation. Retrieved from http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2002/nsf02057/start.htm
FIU Information Technology Resources for Grant Writing
(username & Panther ID are different!)
File Sharing https://uploads.fiu.edu
Online survey platform (Qualtrics) https://auth.fiu.edu/cas/login?service=https%3A%2F%2Ffiu.qualtrics.com%2FControlPanel%2F
Online meetings (Adobe Connect) https://connect.fiu.edu/system/login?domain=connect.fiu.edu&next=%2Fadmin%3Fdomain%3Dconnect.fiu.edu&set-lang=en
Access to Mathematica, SPSS, and AutoCAD (eLabs) https://elabs.fiu.edu/Citrix/eLabsWeb/
Instant messaging, document sharing, and audio/video conferencing capabilities with FIU colleagues https://it.fiu.edu/conferencing/chat/
Resources for Academic Writing
General writing, subject-specific writing, research and citation, MLA and APA style guides, etc. Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/