Websites and Books

NSF (National Science Foundation):

Grant Proposal Guide (GPG) within new Proposal & Award Policies / Procedures Guide (current, Fall 2010)
A Guide for Writing Proposals
• Russell, S.W. and Morrison, 2010. The Grant Application Writer's Workbook-National Science Foundation - FastLane. Grant Writers' Seminars and Workshops.

NIH (National Institute of Health):

Grant Writing Tip Sheets
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
• Russell, S.W. and Morrison, 2010. The Grant Application Writer's Workbook-National Institutes of Health Version. Grant Writers' Seminars and Workshops. ( updated for 13-page format)
• Karin Rodland and Principal Investigators Association. 2010. Executive Report: National Institutes of Health Short Form Application.
NIH Short Form Application
Grant Writing for Success (PDF)
NIH Grant Writing Guides (not yet updated for 13-page format)
• Ogden, T.E. and Goldberg, I.A. 2002. Research Proposals: A Guide to Success. San Diego: Academic Press. (not yet updated for 13-page format)
NIH Frequently Asked Questions

Social Sciences:

Social Science Research Council
A Beginner's Guide to the World of Research Grants for Sociologists (PDF)

USDA (United States Department of Agriculture)

NIFA Grants.Gov Application Guide (PDF)
General Tips (PDF)
Tips for Developing and Implementing Integrated Projects
Example of an Integrated Proposal (PDF)

Foundations:

Proposal Writing Short Course
Inquiries to Private Foundations
Minnesota Council of Foundations-on-line tutorial details what their constituent foundations want to see in a successful proposal.

General:

Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal (PDF)