In a world of tightening budgets and increased competition for grant money, Developing a Winning Grant Proposal provides the guidelines, strategies, plans, and techniques to craft a fundable grant proposal. A user-friendly, engaging, and up-to-date guide, this book covers the entire process from the inception of a good idea, to the formulation of a strong proposal, to the next steps once a proposal is funded. Providing a basic overview and helpful tools for busy faculty and researchers, this is a must-have guide for anyone interested in the mechanisms that successful grant writers employ.

Special Features Include:

  • Appendices with a "Model of a Funded Proposal" and a "Basic Toolbox for Grant Seekers"
  • Checklists for self-evaluating the efficacy of each portion of the grant proposal
  • Coverage of complex issues in a concise and clear manner, perfect for grant writers facing tight time constraints.

chapter 1|16 pages

Developing a Proposal

chapter 2|13 pages

Monitoring Funding Sources

chapter 3|14 pages

Establishing Needs

chapter 4|16 pages

Beginning Elements of the Proposal

chapter 5|12 pages

Procedures, Management and Evaluation

chapter 6|8 pages

Calculating a Budget

chapter 7|14 pages

Preparing Research Proposals

chapter 8|12 pages

Strategies for Classroom Support

chapter 9|9 pages

Submitting the Proposal