Writing Resources

MSU Research Facilitation and Dissemination

The MSU Research Facilitation and Dissemination unit within the Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies provides grant writing assistance for approved cross-disciplinary, all-university, or multi-department proposals. Contact Loraine Hudson, director of the Office for Research Facilitation and Dissemination, (517) 432-4499 or ljh@msu.edu.


iCER staff is available for discussions and support when preparing grant applications. Please fill out the form found at http://rt.hpcc.msu.edu/cgi-bin/contact.pl to make an appointment.

The Writing Center at MSU

The Writing Center at MSU is a free service to all members of the Michigan State community. They help with fiction, non-fiction, or digital media project at any stage of the writing process - brainstorming and planning, organization, as well as polishing the final draft.

Foundation Center (external)

The Foundation Center publishes books and offers training courses, both online and in the classroom at various levels, to help researchers write more competititve - and successful - grant proposals.

NIH Grant Review Process Videos

The Center for Scientific Review has produced a series of videos that give an inside look at how scientists from across the country review NIH grant applications for scientific and technical merit.