Proposal Writing

The following links include free, online tutorials on proposal writing:

UIS Research Training Resources

Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center (UIS Brookens Library)

UIS Office of Advancement

Resources for UIS

Request NSF, NIH, or account (mail

Sample Proposal Documents

Budgets, Bios, Facilities, etc. for NSF (UIS only) including an auto-calculating Budget Template

Budgets, Bios, Human Subjects, etc. for NIH (UIS only)

Proposal Library

Funded proposals by UIS faculty and staff (IDEALS)

Other Sample Budgets


Other helpful links

National Science Foundation Guidelines

Funding Search Engines

The following links to funding search engines are valid from any UIS computer. Please contact Grants, Contracts and Research Administration Office if you need assistance.