EEOP: Resources

Grant Writing Resources:

Grant Writing Tools
Non-profit guides are nationally recognized free sample grants and grant writing help for non-profit grant writing. All grant writing resources are available at this website.

Assistance with EPA Grants
Some of the most significant work accomplished in the realm of environmental protection is completed at the state and local level. To facilitate and support those efforts, the EPA provides grants to qualified applicants on subjects that involve the environment.
Contact information: U.S. EPA, Region 10, 1200 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, (206) 553-1200.

Basic Elements of Grant Writing
Successful grant writing involves the coordination of several activities, including planning, searching for data and resources, writing and packaging a proposal, submitting a proposal to a funder, and doing some follow-up. Corporation for Public Broadcasting offers some tips.
Contact information:, 1-800-272-2190.

The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world’s premier database of journal and non-journal education literature.
(Once you get to ERIC, use the search engine to find publications on "grant writing.") allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies. is THE single access point for over 1000 grant programs offered by the 26 Federal grant-making agencies. The US Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for, an initiative that will have an unparalleled impact on the grant community.

Federal Domestic Assistance
The online Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance gives you access to a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally -recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. After you find the program you want, contact the office that administers the program and find out how to apply.

For more information, please contact:
Mansel Nelson