Proposal Development Resources from Sponsors

Proposal Development Resources from Sponsors

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
See NIH section below for Application Changes in 2016

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 

Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) 

Dept. of Education (US ED)

Dept. of Energy (DOE)

Dept. Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Dept. of Justice (DOJ)

Endowment for Health

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

National Institutes of Health (NIH) 
See also:

National Science Foundation (NSF)
See also:

Broader Impacts

Data Management


BIO/Integrative Organismal Systems (IOS)

Common Guidelines for Education Research and Development and FAQs
(A 2013 report from the Institute of Educational Sciences/US ED and the National Science Foundation)

  • Guidance on building the evidence base in STEM learning
  • Provides guidelines for six types of education “research” projects
  • Overview of the nature, justification, evidence generation and so on for each project type

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
All proposals to NHCF must be discussed with Diane Schaefer (UNH Foundation) before submission 

Community Grants Program 

Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Social Science Research Council (SSRC)

US Agency for International Development (US AID)