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Grant Writing

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Chronicle of Philanthropy - "Connecting the non-profit world with news, jobs, and ideas." A bi-weekly publication from the publisher of The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Foundation Center - The Foundation Directory Online is not free, but the Foundation Finder database and many of other sections on this site are free to use.

Grants.gov - A portal for grant seekers for all types of government grants.

Grants for Nonprofits - A wide range of grants in categories from the Michigan State University Libraries.

Institute of Museum and Library Services -  Includes helpful sections for grant applicants and a grant search engine.

LibraryWorks Grants and Funding - A list of grants available for libraries, museums, and other cultural institutions. Under Newsletters is INfocus, a newsletter on library grants, resources, and best practices.

National Endowment for the Humanities - Grant programs offered by an independent grant-making agency of the U.S. government.

Scholastic Grants for Librarians

Scholastic Funding Connection for Technology and Curriculum - Find funding and grants from Scholastic and other sources.

Proposal Writing Resources

Grantsmanship Central - Under the Resources section there is some free content like The Grant & Proposal Writing magazine archive and Centered e-publication.

Guidance, Samples, and a Glossary - From Scholastic Funding Connection.

Writing a Successful Grant Proposal - Overview of the key components of a grant proposal with tips on how to present your case effectively.