Other ResourcesPowerPoint Presentations
- NSF MRI Grant Workshop by Professor Harold M. Hastings
- Cottrell College Science Awards Workshop by guest Dr. Leon Radziemski
Electronic Proposal Submission and Online Grant Administration Systems
- National Science Foundation's FastLane
- U.S. Department of Education's E-Grants
- NASA - OSTSI Grants Management System
- New York State - E-Grants
Miscellaneous Agency Forms via TRAM
TRAM is a source for many different agency forms, ranging from grant application forms to financial management and technical reporting forms. Forms are provided in a variety of formats, including Word, Excel, iPDF and, in many cases, Mac.
United Way: Outcome Measurement Resource Network
The Kellogg Foundation Program Evaluation Toolkit
Foundation Center Prospect Worksheet
General Grant seeker's Guidance
Sumption and Wyland's Ten Questions to Ask Yourself When Seeking Program Grants
Grantionary - A Glossary of Terms related to grants and funding
Statistical Information for Proposal Development
U.S. Census Bureau
On Being a Scientist: Responsible Conduct in Research
Committee on Science, Engineering and Public Policy
National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 1995 (40 pages).
Reinventing Undergraduate Education, The Boyer Commission
Research universities were the target audience for this report of the
National Commission on Educating Undergraduates when they convened
in 1995 under the auspices of the Carnegie Foundation for the
Advancement of Teaching. Nonetheless, this report provides much food
for thought among our nation's predominantly undergraduate institutions.
The Grantsmanship Center
"The World's Leading Sources of Grantsmanship Training and Grant Information"
"The Grant-Seeker's Intelligence Source"
"The Conference that Never Sleeps - Information Sources for Grantseekers"
Grants for Non-Profits - Children and Youth
Institute for Youth Development
Organizations Promoting University-Based Research
New! Effective July 2002, Hofstra University became an Institutional Member of the Council on Undergraduate Research
Travel Cost Projections
This is a link to the per diem travel rates established by the General Services Administration for use by federal government employees. We have added this link in an effort to provide assistance budgeting travel costs on your sponsored project grant applications. These costs do not represent limitations on cost reimbursement to Hofstra University employees, rather this information is simply provided as guidance in preparing proposal budgets.
Xe.com The Universal Currency Converter
Currency Exchange Calculators can be found on many sites throughout the Internet, providing the most common exchanges (Euro-U.S. Dollar) as well as some of the more obscure (from the Albanian Lek to the Zambian Kwacha). Xe.com is one of the more popular and easy-to-use Exchange Rate Calculators. It is provided at this site for your convenience when preparing cost projections and/or travel expenses and reimbursement reports on grants.
Videotape Series: "Protecting Human Subjects"
"Protecting Human Subjects" is a series of three instructional videotapes produced by the federal government's Office of Human Research Protections (formerly the Office for Protection from Research Risks). These videos are available by loan from Hofstra University's Office for Research and Sponsored Programs. Suggested Audiences: Researchers, institutional officials, students, investigators, IRB members, and staff.