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Grant Application Procedure: Grant Research Websites

Would you like to apply for a federal or foundation grant? Let the YCCC Grant Development Office assist you! Read on for step-by-step instructions on grant development at YCCC.

Grant Research Websites

Federal Funding Sources –
The Federal Register –
Department of Education –
National Science Foundation –
National Endowment for the Arts –
National Endowment for the Humanities –
U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration –

Regional funding sources

Maine Philanthropy Center –
Maine Community Foundation -

Other Related Sources

American Association of Community Colleges –
Council for Resource Development –
Foundations Online –
The Foundation Center –
The Grantsmanship Center –

Proposal Writing Resources

Proposal Writing Short Course - tutorial from the Foundation Center – foundation

Creating a budget - another tutorial from the Foundation Center - foundation

Examples of successful proposals - foundation

Sinclair Community College successful proposals - examples from the most successful community college grant development office in the nation -

Writing a letter of inquiry –

The Art of Grantsmanship –

Basic Elements of Grant Writing (Corporation for Public Broadcasting) – - a site devoted to providing free resources for grant writing –

National Science Foundation Guide for Proposal Writing –

"Heads Up!" - Current Grant Opportunities - TBA