Additional Resources

In addition to the resources shown below, the Office of Research Administration (ORA) website has information on sources of funding, proposal preparation and submission, required information for forms, sample forms, deadlines, managing awards, Grants.gov procedures, and more. The New Principal Investigator website has information on Research Compliance, Policies, University Resources, and more.

For NSF Proposals

NSF Grant Proposal Guide – Revised (For submissions on or after January 14, 2013)

NSF Advanced Funding Search

Upcoming NSF Due Dates

Advice on Applying to NSF

For NIH Proposals

NIH Grant Basics and Guide (click through for more information, or use navigation bar on left side)

NIH OER Grant Writing Podcasts

NIH SF424 Form Pages and Instructions*

NIH Initiatives

Explanation of NIH Grant Cycle (from NIAID)

New Investigator Guide to NIAID Grants, with Useful Info for All NIH Grants (from NIAID)

Quick Info on NIH (from NIAID)

NIH Roadmap

Definition of a “NEW” NIH Investigator

National Cancer Institute Quick Guide for Grant Applications

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Common Mistakes in NIH Applications

General Grantsmanship Advice

The Art of Grantsmanship – Jacob Kracier

National Endowment for the Humanities Advice

Strategies for Ensuring Research Funding

Writing Concisely for Grant Proposals

Click here for a printable list in PDF format.

Program and Center Grant Guidance

Building Successful Interdisciplinary Teams – Dr. Philip Haydon

Program Project & Center Grants – How to Be Competitive: The Nuts and Bolts

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