Scholarships, Fellowships, Academic Internships, and Grants: General Writing and Grant Writing Resources

This guide is designed to assist members of the Eckerd College Community in identifying scholarships, grants, academic internships, and fellowship opportunities.

Shaping your Strategy

Resources for Grant Writing

Debunking Some Myths About Grant Writing, by Kenneth T. Henson (Chronicle of Higher Education)

Proposal Writing Short Course (The Foundation Center) 

Ten Ways to Write a Better Grant: Sure You Need a Good Idea, But it’s More than That, by Alison Snyder (The Scientist) Art of Writing Proposals: Some Candid Suggestions for Applicants to Social Science Research Council Competitions, by A. Przeworksi and F. Salomon. (Social Science Research Council)

Basic Elements of Grant Writing (Corporation for Public Broadcasting) 

Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal, by S.J. Levine (Michigan State University) 

Proposal Writer’s Guide by D. Thackrey (University of Michigan)

Grant Writing Tips Sheet (NIH) 

All About Grants Tutorials (NIAID) 

New Investigator Guide to NIH Funding (NIAID) 


More Grant Resources

Creating and Submitting Your Application 

Getting Oriented 

Grant Writing for New Applicants 

Selected Pages From All About Grants 

Submitting the Application 

Programs for New PIs 

Web Resources 

A Guide for Proposal Writing (National Science Foundation) 

Grant Proposal Guide (National Science Foundation) 

Selected NIH Resources on Qualitative Research

Analysis and Use of Qualitative Data

Qualitative Methods in Health Research: Opportunities and Considerations in Application and Review 

Qualitative Methods in Environmental Health Research 

Qualitative Methods in Drug Abuse and HIV Research 

Selected NSF Resources on Qualitative Research

Analyzing Qualitative Data 

Overview of Qualitative Methods and Analytic Techniques 

Frequently Asked Questions on Proposal Preparation and Award Administration 

(20021) User-Friendly Handbook for Project Evaluation 

User-Friendly Handbook for Mixed Method Evaluations