Grant Writing Resources

Research & Sponsored Programs offers grant editing and proofreading assistance to all faculty and staff on an as-available basis, and — with sufficient notice — grant writing assistance for large, programmatic grants. In addition, we recommend the following grant writing resources:


Art of Writing Proposals, the Social Science Research Council

A Guide to Proposal Writing, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education

Data Management Plans, the Center for Digital Scholarship

Grant Writing Tips Sheets, NIH

Guide to Proposal Development, Research & Sponsored Programs

Introduction to Proposal Writing online course, Grantspace by Candid

Proposal Writer's Guide, by Don Thackery, University of Michigan Office of Research & Sponsored Projects


Grant Seeking in Higher Education: Strategies and Tools for College Faculty, by Mary M. Licklider and the University of Missouri Grant Writer Network; Jossey-Bass; ISBN 978-1-118-19247-4

Print copies of Research & Sponsored Programs' Guide to Proposal Development are available in the RSP office or from any RSP staffer.


The Howe Writing Center
King Library Main Floor

Research & Sponsored Programs periodically leads or hosts agency- or topic-specific and general grant writing workshops. Contact Amy Cooper for more information.

Contact us: grant writing

102 Roudebush Hall
501 E. High St.
Oxford, OH 45056
phone: 513-529-3600
fax: 513-529-3762