Helpful Documents

Grant Writing Tips Training Session [PDF]

Here are the slides from the Grant Writing Tips training session hosted by the Grants Hub and the Office of the Vice President for Research. The training session covered various tips aimed towards helping researchers with communicating their ideas.

Agency Formatting Requirements [PDF]

This PDF contains the basic proposal formatting requirements for the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and the United States Department of Agriculture. It’s always possible that specific proposal solicitation will have additional requirements or requirements that override the agencies’  general rules.

NIH Research Strategy Guide [PDF]

This document provides an overview of required and recommended content in the Research Strategy section of National Institutes of Health (NIH) proposals.

Citation Guide – The Purdue OWL [PDF]

This chart provides guidance for creating citations using the Modern Language Association (MLA), American Psychological Association (APA), and Chicago Manual of Style (CMS) guidelines.