Office of Sponsored Research
Proposal Development Resources
A vast majority of researchers do not begin their research career with an innate gift of granting writing. Writing and preparing quality grant proposals that receive funding is a skill that requires time, training, and practice. As part of OSR's commitment to assisting our faculty to prepare the best grant proposals possible, we have provided the following resources to facilitate the process of perfecting the skill of writing grant proposals.
SPINPlus by InfoEd provides information on more than 2,500 sponsoring agencies, which together fund over 11,000 separate funding opportunities for current federal, non-federal, and international funding opportunities,including fellowships, research grants, and many more.
The UT Tyler Facts Book is a listing of various information that is typically required for grant applications. You will find information ranging from the universities mission statement to student demographics to degrees offered.