Proposal Writing Tips and Links

Federal Grants News for Colleges & Universities, which is published by the National Council of University Research Administrators and the National Association of College and University Business Officers, has gathered some resources for writing successful grant proposals. We have listed their suggestions below with some additions.

  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) - Strategy for NIH Funding is an excellent resource for all NIH applicants
  • Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal by S. Joseph Levine, Ph.D., Michigan State University – helpful hints and examples for major sections of a proposal; includes useful links to other proposal-writing sources