Are you interested in getting grants for your Not for Profit? Here in the library, we have a collection of print and online resources to help you find, write and win grants. We also subscribe to the Foundation Directory Online for Professionals available to anyone who visits our library. Give us a call to see how we can help you search for grants.
Access in the Library Only:
Foundation Directory Online Professional (in-library only)
Available at the library under Online Library – All Research A to Z – Grants
This resource can be accessed from any library public computer, or with your laptop/tablet within the library. Speak to a Reference Librarian to access.
Books Available at the Patchogue-Medford Library:
The “how to” grants manual : successful grantseeking techniques for obtaining public and private grants
Bauer, David G., author.
Demystifying grant seeking : what you really need to do to get grants
Brown, Larissa Golden, 1968-
Grant writing for dummies.
Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Publishing, 2001-
I’ll grant you that : a step-by-step guide to finding funds, designing winning projects, and…
Burke, Jim, 1961-
Storytelling for grantseekers : a guide to creative nonprofit fundraising
Clarke, Cheryl, 1955-
Successful grant writing : strategies for health and human service professionals
Gitlin, Laura N., 1952-
Effective fundraising for nonprofits : real-world strategies that work / Ilona Bray, J.D.
Winning grants step by step.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, [1995-]
Q 658.1522 WIN
Writing grant proposals that win
Ward, Deborah, 1957-
Q 658.1522 WAR
Guide to getting arts grants
Electronic Resources (Books, Websites) Available at Home:
Grantspace by Candid – Includes in person, live and recorded webinars related to grants and grant writing
The complete book of grant writing [electronic resource eBook] : learn to write grants like a professional
Smith, Nancy Burke.
Grant writing [electronic resource eBook]
Rajan, Rekha S.
Grant writing 101 [electronic resource eBook] : everything you need to start raising funds today
Johnson, Victoria M.
Grant Writing for Dummies
by Beverly A. Browning
How to get your share of the $30-plus billion being offered by U.S. foundations [electronic resource
Helweg, Richard, 1956-
Electronic Resources Available on Hoopla:
The Grant Writing And Funding Coach
by Deborah Griffiths
Guide To Getting Arts Grants
Grant Writing For Educators
Start Your Own Grant-Writing Business
by Various Authors
Webster’s New World Grant Writing Handbook
by Sara Wason
The Complete Guide To Writing Effective & Award-Winning Grants
by Dianne Harris
Other Grant Resources (Subscription May be Required):
Founded in 2014, Instrumentl automates the grant search for nonprofits and academics.
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