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Writing for Grants: Useful links to general writing help and writing for grants advice

General Writing

Purdue’s Online Writing Lab (OWL): A site for grammar help, citation styles, and English as a Second Language (ESL) help: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/

University of Chicago’s Grammar and Writing resources list: A curated list of a host of links, including grammar, science and technical writing guides, usage guides, and ESL resources:  http://writing-program.uchicago.edu/resources/grammar.htm

George Mason University’s Writing Center: A site with general writing principles, guides to specific writing styles, and grammar and style guides: http://writingcenter.gmu.edu/writing-resources/wc-quick-guides

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) guide to Communication Resources for Engineers: http://pcs.ieee.org/communication-resources-for-engineers/

Grant Writing Guides

University of North Carolina’s guide to grant writing: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/grant-proposals-or-give-me-the-money/

NSF’s Guide to proposal writing: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/1998/nsf9891/nsf9891.htm

Human Frontier Science Program’s Guide to Grantsmanship: http://www.hfsp.org/funding/art-grantsmanship

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance’s guide to writing grants: https://www.cfda.gov/?static=grants&s=generalinfo&mode=list&tab=list&tabmode=list

NIH’s guide to the grants process and successful grant writing: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/about_grants.htm

EPA’s tips on competitive grant proposals: http://www.epa.gov/ogd/recipient/tips.htm

Tutorials and sample grants from the NIH’s NIAID: http://www.niaid.nih.gov/researchfunding/grant/pages/aag.aspx

Citation Style Guides

Tufts University Library’s guide to citing sources, all citation styles: http://researchguides.library.tufts.edu/CitingSources