From the Congressional Research Service:
This report provides a brief introduction to the grant process, describes key sources of information on government and private funding, and outlines eligibility for federal grants. This report also includes some sources for information on writing grant proposals.
Additional sources for grantseekers include reports such as CRS Report RL32159, How to Develop and Write a Grant Proposal, by Maria Kreiser and CRS Report RL34035, Grants Work in a Congressional Office, by Maria Kreiser.
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11 pages; PDF.