Federal and Other Grant Resources

Federal and Other Grant Resources


Grant Writing: How to Build Credibility with Your Budget Narrative: This page includes budget narrative writing tips that have been curated from a wide range of federal agency resources.

National Science Foundation

Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), October 2021:
The Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) is the basis for the Foundation's proposal and award process for NSF assistance programs.

Merit Review Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Learn what reviewers are looking for when they review your NSF grant application.

Collaborators and Other Affiliations Information: NSF requires the use of the template linked on this page for identifying Collaborative and Other Affiliations Information (COA) information. The content requirements specified in the template are consistent with Chapter II.C.1.e of the NSF Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide.

National Science Foundation Policy Office YouTube Channel: Here you can watch recordings from the NSF Virtual Grants Conference and webinars from the Policy Office and the many NSF directorates.

Disclosure Requirements for the Biographical Sketch and Other Support

NSF Pre-award and Post-award Disclosures Relating to the Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support: This table provides helpful reference information regarding pre-award and post-award disclosure information in the biographical sketch and current and pending support proposal sections. The table identifies where these disclosures must be provided in proposals as well as in project reports.

Biographical Sketch Resources

Current and Pending Support Resources

National Endowment for the Humanities

Grant Opportunities, Application Guidelines, and Resources for Managing Your Grant: This page includes information on finding NEH grant opportunities and how to apply for and manage NEH grants.

Application Review Process: Ever wanted to know what happens to your application once you submit it to NEH?

Humanities Nebraska

Grant Opportunities: Describes different grant opportunities from Humanities Nebraska, and includes a link to the grant application questions that are included in their online application form, as well as a sample grant budget.

Grant Application Requirements: Details such requirements as mileage, per diem, and honorarium rates; program or event; after the program is complete; media and website/digital programs; and funding and budget. Also links to resources necessary to apply for a Humanities Nebraska grant, including the online application, budget worksheet, and signature form, and the policy for funding creative and performing arts projects.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Grants and Grant Programs: Funding funding opportunities and information about the grants process at RWJF.

Frequently Asked Questions: General questions and answers about applying for a grant.

Department of Defense: Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs

How to Apply: Get tips for submission success, learn about the Electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP), and find out how to submit an application through Grants.gov Workspace.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Grant Writing Guidance and Tips: CDC uses grants and cooperative agreements to fund public health programs that advance the agency?s public health mission to keep Americans safe and healthy where they work, live, and play. The resources on this page can help applicants navigate the federal grant writing process.

Health Resources & Services Administration

Understanding the Grant Process: As an applicant, we want you to understand what happens before and after we make grant awards.

Top Ten Tips for Applicants: Tips on writing your grant and figuring out the HRSA grant process.

HRSA Debunk Grant Myths: Federal grants can be excellent funding opportunities for your project, but not understanding the process can lead to a great deal of frustration. Debunking common myths will assist you with your grant applications.