Resources for Writing Your Proposals

Looking to write your own proposals and just seeking some help? Below are three of our successful proposals and along with some key tips for success.

Writing the Federal Proposal

Sample proposal: Lightsville Public Schools (education)

The Lightsville Public Schools proposal (Adobe Acrobat PDF File) is presented as an example of a federal grant proposal. The name of the applicant has been changed to protect their privacy.


Tips for writing a federal proposal


Writing the Foundation Proposal


Sample proposal: Centerville Community Center (health)


The Centerville Community Center is a neighborhood-based organization that provides health and community services. Centerville Community Center proposal (Adobe Acrobat PDF File). The name of the applicant has been changed to protect their privacy.


Sample proposal: London Family Center (family services)


The London Family Center is a family center providing parenting, case management, youth mentoring, tutoring and summer programming. London Family Center proposal (Adobe Acrobat PDF File). The name of the applicant has been changed to protect their privacy.


Tips for writing a foundation proposal



Grant Prospect Research


Tips for identifying foundation and corporate prospects