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Updated: January 3, 2005

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Directory of Charitable Grantmakers
A directory of corporate, community, and private foundations. Links to government granters and related sites.
Resource center for and about nonprofit community. Provides data about private foundations for grantseekers, philanthropic organizations and individual donors.

The Foundation Center
Information for both the grant seeker and grant maker. Source of printed directories that are key grant information resources and training programs for grant writers.

The Grantsmanship Center
A leading source of grantsmanship training and grant information. Site includes "Today's Funding Tip" and guidelines for becoming a tax exempt organization.

Polaris Grants Central
Provides a wide range of resources to help in the proposal writing process.

COS Funding News
A weekly review of funding opportunities from around the world. Funding sources include government agencies, academic institutions, and private foundations.

School Grants
Grant information for PK-12 educators. Funding opportunities for nonprofit public and private elementary and secondary U.S. schools. Does not include information about daycare grants, private school scholarships or tuition assistance for individual students.

The Grant Getting Page
Access to online search tools, federal home pages and not-for-profit and commercial funders.

Society of Research Administrators
Government and private grant resources in the United States. Includes links to grant application forms and writing tips.

Texas Research Administrators Group Research Funding Opportunities and Administration
For researchers at institutions of higher education. A search engine for locating funding opportunities from many different agencies. Updated daily.

Council on Foundations
Membership organization of grant-making foundations and corporations.

Fundsnet Services
Very comprehensive site for government funding, grant information, and fundraising. Guide to community foundations.

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Roadside Attractions
Grant-writing tips and tutorials

Quick tips and techniques for grant writing. Includes a Glossary and an Acronyms page.

Assistance in Developing Proposals
Topics covered: strategy, proposal writing tips, proposal components, and who needs to see the proposal. From Montclair State University in New Jersey.

Write a Grant Application for Funding
Emphasis is on the narrative outline. Includes examples of proposals. From the University of Kansas.

Non-Profit Guides
Comprehensive guide to each step of the grant writing process: basic steps, pre-proposal inquiry letter, full proposal components, cover letter, cover sheet, and budget. Extras include public and private RFPs and useful links.

Proposal Writer
Search engine for proposal writing and grant seeking. Created by Deborah Kluge, independent consultant.

EPA Grant Writing Tutorial
Everything you need to know to write an Environmental Protection Agency grant. Many tips that are useful for writing other government grant proposals as well.

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