Grant Assistance Links
DATA AND STATISTICAL SITES
PolicyMap - Explore geographic data through maps, tables and reports http://www.policymap.com/
KIDS COUNT Homepage http://www.aecf.org/Home/MajorInitiatives/KIDSCOUNT.aspx
KIDS COUNT Census Data Online http://www.kidscount.org/census/
U.S. Census Bureau American FactFinder http://factfinder.census.gov/home/saff/main.html?_lang=en
Education Statistics Quarterly http://nces.ed.gov/programs/quarterly/toc_elsec2.asp
Ed.gov Doing What Works - Effective Teaching Practices http://dww.ed.gov/index.cfm
Census Bureau Home Page http://www.census.gov/
Children’s Defense Fund http://www.childrensdefense.org/
Educational Projects in Education (EPE) Research Center - http://www.edweek.org/rc/
FLDOE Education Information & Accountability Services - Data Publications and Reports - http://www.fldoe.org/eias/eiaspubs/default.asp
HomeTown Locator Community, Cities, Towns & ZIP Codes http://www.hometownlocator.com/
Pasco Economic Development Council http://www.pascoedc.com/
Research for Public School Districts-District Detail http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Pasco STAR Login https://star.pasco.k12.fl.us/
Census Bureau Data Centers - http://www.census.gov/sdc/www/
NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT - http://www.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/esea02/107-110.pdf
The National Center for Educational Achievement - http://www.just4kids.org/en
NCELA: National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition - http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/
Institute of Education Sciences (IES) What Works Clearinghouse http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/
GRANT SOURCE SITES
The SPARK Grant-Finder Tool – http://www.sparkpe.org/grants/grantfunding-resources
Resource for Physical Education, After School, Early Childhood, or Coordinated School Health Programs grants.
Teachers Network – http://teachersnetwork.org/index.htm
Site includes information about events, grants, and fellowships for professional development.
http://www.fldoe.org - Florida Department of Education
Links to Department offices and programs.
http://www.cfda.gov - The most extensive list of federal grant programs
http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/index.html - Federal Register primary source of federal government information
http://www.usa.gov/index.shtml - Official information and services from the U.S. government
http://www.communityfoundationlocator.com - Community Foundations
http://www.cfef.net - Education Foundations
http://www.grants.gov - THE single access point for over 1000 grant
programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies.
National Institutes of Health – guidance in development of research grants
http://www.ed.gov/fund/landing.jhtml?src=rt - U. S. Department of Education Grants and Contracts Information
http://www.free.ed.gov/ - F.R.E.E. – Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
http://www.ed.gov/fund/grant/find/edlite-forecast.html - U.S. D.O.E. Education Forecast on Funding
The International Society of Research Administrators - An exhaustive list of links to government funding sources, OMB circulars, federal grants forms, laws, regulations, Federal Register, CFR, FOIA, and Library of Congress
Several grants centers that inform you about private and corporate foundation grants also link you to federal sources of funds. Like the federal sites, many of the following provide several manuals, searches and other assistance to grant-seekers.
- uSchool Grants: http://k12grants.org/grant_opps.htm
- Grants for education: http://www.eschoolnews.com/
- Teachers’ tutorial and sources: http://www.teachers.net/archive/grants.html
- Funds providers by state: http://www.fundsnetservices.com/regions.htm
- The Grantsmanship Center - Local Funding Sources: Florida: http://tgci.com/funding/state.asp?statename=Florida&statefile=florida&statecode=FL&stateurl=http://www.myflorida.com/
- Foundation Center – Homepage: http://foundationcenter.org/
- Foundation Center – Find Funders: http://foundationcenter.org/findfunders/
- Council on Foundations: http://www.cof.org
Education World Grants Center:
The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s Guide to Grants:
Instructional Technology Council, ITC
Funding Resources for Educators organized by monthly application deadlines http://www.eeweek.org/resources/funding.htm
Teachers Count provides list of grants of particular interest to classroom teachers. http://www.teacherscount.org/teacher/grants.shtml
GRANT WRITING SITES
For assistance on developing/writing proposals and samples of proposals - HIGHLY RECOMMEND!
Excellent site from Florida D.O.E. that provides “Grant Writing,” “Grant Seeking” and “Training and Technical Assistance” information.
From homepage select “Training and Technical Assistance” then"Links to Proposal Writing Resources” (Word). This documentprovides a wealth of information on sources, search engines, federal, state, and private funding. Private sources are listed by Subject Area including: At-Risk Populations/Special Needs; English/Journalism; Health/Safety; Library; Math/Science; Reading/Literacy; Technology; and several others. Links to sample proposals online are also provided.
Show Me The Money: Tips and Resources for Successful Grant Writing
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance - Developing and Writing Grant Proposals
SchoolGrants Grant Writing Tips
The School Funding Center - Excellent samples & templates for Foundation and Government grant opportunities.
Elements of a Grant Proposal
Foundation Center – Grant Tutorials
Foundation Center – Proposal Writing Short Course
Writing a Successful Grant Proposal
Miner and Associates, Inc. Grant Resources:
A Condensed Version of Proposal Planning and Writing by Lynn E. Miner and Jeremy T. Miner.
Web Gems – Grantseeking web resources for identifying funding sources, planning & developing proposals, editing proposals, producing proposals, developing proposal budgets and Ensuring Regulatory Agency Compliance.
National Institutes of Health Grant Writing Sites:
All About Grants Tutorials
EPA Purdue University Grant Writing Tutorial
Grant-writing Tools for Non-Profit Organizations
Proposal Writing websites (University of Wisconsin)
Proposal Writing websites (University of Pittsburgh)
EPA Tips on Writing a Grant Proposal
What Reviewers Look For (College of William and Mary)
Writing a Successful Grant Proposal (Minnesota Council on Foundations)
“ProposalWriter.com” provides information on grants and grant writing in addition to lots of how-to information and samples of different types of grant proposals.
“Teacher Tap” provides grant and grant writing resources for educators and librarians.
National Art Education Association - find grant opportunities, tips for writing grants and securing funds, scholarship opportunities, and resources for students.
Texas Instruments Education Technology - Successful Grant Writing Strategies and Resources
Director: Peggy Jones, Ph.D.