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SPED 707 Fall 2019

Finding Grants

1. Finding Grants: The Foundation Center (; located at 79 Fifth Avenue; open to the public

2. Finding Grants: Books

Brewer, Ernest. Finding Funding: Grant Writing from Start to Finish,5thedition. (Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, 2008). 

Browning, Beverly. Perfect Phrases for Writing Grant Proposals (New York: McGraw Hill Education, 2007)

Gajda, Rebecca. Getting the Grant: How Educators Can Write Winning Proposals and Manage Successful Projects. (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2005) (at Hunter in the Education Reading Room (library, room 611A; call number: LC243.A1G35 2005).

Griffiths, Deborah. The Grant-Writing Funding Coach. (Bellingham, WA: Self Counsel Press, 2017). (At York College)

Karsh, Ellen. The Only Grant-Writing Book You'll ever Need, 4th ed. (New York: Basic Books, 2014). (call number: 

Silberman Bldg Library Reserve

HG177.5 .U6 K37 2014)

Kreiser, Maria. Resources for Grant Seekers. (Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service, 2018-),  

O’Neil-McElrath, Tori. Winning Grants Step by Step: The Complete Workbook for Planning, Developing and Writing Successful Proposals, 4th Edition (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2013) (Hunter owns the e-book).

Pawlicki, Dakota. The Insider’s Guide to Winning Education Grants. (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2014). (Hunter owns; available in print (library, room 611A; call number: LB2342.4 .U6 P38 2014).

Taylor, Chris. Granted! A Teacher’s Guide to Writing and Winning Classroom Grants. (Chandler, AZ: Five Star Publication, 2009). (BMCC owns; call number: LC243.T39 2009)

You can request any books not owned by CUNY through interlibrary loan.

3. Finding Grants: US Dept. of Ed

4. Finding Grants: Articles. Peer reviewed articles will often reveal the source of their funding.