Grant-finding Resources:

Georgetown University’s Corporate and Foundation Relations Database

GERVASE Programs GOFAR Fellowships Listings

The Graduate College at University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign's Fellowship Finder

The Graduate School at Rutgers University's GradFund Awards Listing 

Pivot – The Community of Science

Georgetown University Writing Center Resources:

Video Tutorials on Clear and Fluid Writing

Why Writing Matters

Other Resources (ESL resources, grammar and mechanics, style manuals):

To Make an Appointment with a Writing Tutor

Grant-Writing Advice from Academic Institutions and Scholarly Organizations:

The Making of a Successful Proposal (University of Illinois)

On the Art of Writing Proposals - Adam Prezeworski and Frank Saloman (Social Science Research Council)

The Art of the Fellowship Proposal - John Lippincott (National Endowment for the Humanities)

Dissertation Proposal Resources (UC Berkeley’s Institute for International Studies):

Proposal Writing Advice from Rutger’s GradFund, the Resource Center for Graduate Student External Support: 

Scholarly Pursuits: A Guide to Professional Development during the Graduate Years - 
Chapter Four: Writing a Winning Fellowship Proposal
Chapter 7: Strategies for Applying for Postdoctoral Fellowships and Other Research Positions
Appendix A: Samples of Winning Fellowship Proposals
 
(Harvard University’s Graduate School of Arts and Science)

Writing Proposals for ACLS Fellowship Competitions (American Council of Learned Societies)

Grant Proposals (or Give Me the Money!) (UNC’s Writing Center)

Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal (S.J. Levine, MSU) 

Advice on Writing Proposals to the National Science Foundation (Susan Finger, CMU)

A Proposal Writer’s Guide (D. Thackrey, UMich)

Grant-Writing Advice from The Chronicle of Higher Education:

Grant-Writing Tips for Graduate Students

How to Fail in Grant Writing

Debunking Some Myths About Grant Writing 

Some Frank Advice on Submitting an Individual Research Grant Proposal in the Humanities

Federal Agency & Professional Grant-Writing Advice:


The EPA's Tips on Writing a Competitive Grant Proposal & Preparing a Budget

The NEA's Our Town Proposals: Tips & Tricks for Success

The NEH's How to get a Grant from NEH

The NIH's Grant-writing Tip Sheet and Grant-Writing Guide

The NSF's Guide for Proposal Writing

The Foundation Center’s Proposal Writing Short Course

Ten Ways to Write a Better Grant: Sure You Need a Good Idea, But it’s More than That - Alison Snyder (The Scientist)

Turning your Research Idea into a Proposal Worth Funding Salman Kaanji (Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy)

An Evidence-Based Guide to Writing Grant Proposals for Clinical Research Sharon K. Inouye, MD, MPH, and David A. Fiellin, MD (Annals of Internal Medicine)

Writing-Style Manuals:

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University:

Style for Students Online (Joe Schall, PSU)

Paradigm Online Writing Assistant (Chuck Guilford, Boise State)

A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing) 

"They Say / I Say": The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing - Kathy Birkenstein and Gerald Graff

How to Write A lot: A Practical Guide to Productive Academic Writing - Paul J. Silvia

Style: The Basics of Clarity and Grace - Joseph M. Williams and Joseph Bizup

Writing Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century - Steven Pinker

OTHER RESOURCES for WRiters

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World - Cal Newport 

How to Become a Straight-A Student - Cal Newport