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Faculty & Staff Development Readings: Grant Information

Resource guides on subjects that support the work of faculty.


90 days to success in grant writing. Timothy Kachinske, Judith Kachinske.  Boston : Course Technology, 2010.

Getting your share of the pie the complete guide to finding grants. Valerie J. Mann.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2010

Gaining funding for research a guide for academics and institutions. Dianne C. Berry. Berkshire, England : Open University Press, 2010.

Collaborative grantseeking a guide to designing projects, leading partners, and persuading sponsors.  Jeremy T. Miner, Lynn E. Miner, and Jerry Griffith.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, c2011.

Discourses and tales of grant-seeking activity academic writing and professional expertise. Haiying Feng.  Bern ; New York : Peter Lang, 2011.

Getting the grant how educators can write winning proposals and manage successful projects. Rebecca Gajda and Richard Tulikangas. Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2005.

Designing successful grant proposals Donald C. Orlich.  Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2002.

The "how to" grants manual : successful grantseeking techniques for obtaining public and private grants. David G. Bauer. Westport, CT : Praeger Publishers, 2007.

James, Chase., Gregory. Michie, and Dakota. Pawlicki. The Insider's Guide to Winning Education Grants. San Francisco, Calif.: Jossey-Bass, 2014.

O'Neal-McElrath, Tori, and Mim Carlson. Winning Grants Step by Step : The Complete Workbook for Planning, Developing, and Writing Successful Proposals. Fourth edition. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Brand, 2013.

The Grants Register. Chicago: St. James Press, 2016.
Career Collection: LB2338 .G7

Annual Register of Grant Support. Chicago: Marquis Academic Media, Marquis Who's Who, 2017.
Reference: AS911 .A2 A67

Licklider, Mary M. Grant Seeking in Higher Education: Strategies and Tools for College Faculty. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2012.

Web Resources
" was created to provide a single website for all federal grant opportunities. It was called for from the President's Management Agenda and also as part of the Public Law 106-107, which is to streamline and simplify the way the federal government does grants. It simplifies the grants management process by providing a central online system to find and apply for grants across the federal government."

NEH Grants - National Endowment for the Humanities

William T. Grant Foundation

Research Experience for Undergraduates - National Science Foundation

NSF Grants - National Science Foundation

Funding and Awards - American Chemical Society