Upcoming Dates to Remember:

2014 UCO Faculty/Staff External Grant Writing Workshop

  • October 13 and 14
  • Carl Albert Room, NUC 300
  • Participants will learn how to search for grant opportunities, find collaborators, develop budgets, contact program officers, route and submit grant proposals to external agencies, and much more. Space is limited. Registration form


    The Office of Research & Grants has gathered the following resources that you can use as you develop your external grant proposals.

    OR&G Resource Library

    The OR&G has a Grant Resources Library for faculty and staff. You can browse the list of books and DVDs that are in our library. Once you have decided on an item, you can call us at 974-3492 or email us at research@uco.edu to let us know what item you would like to check out. We can deliver the item to you via campus mail. You could also stop by our office (NUC 341) to look at our library or check out an item any time.

    Access the OR&G Resource Library.

    Council on Grantsmanship & Research

    UCO is a member of the Council on Grantsmanship & Research (CGR). The group is open to all sponsored program officers at institutions of higher education in Oklahoma. OR&G staff and college facilitators actively participate in this state-wide group.  To learn more about CGR, view the CGR postcard or website.

    Budget Development Guide

    The OR&G has developed the following guide to provide information that will be helpful to you as you develop your grant budgets. Please note that this guide should be used as a reference document. Always format your budgets as indicated in the agency guidelines.

    View the Budget Development Guide.

    Proposal Development Guides

    Below are some agency-specific guides that can assist you with developing your grant application.

    National Science Foundation Grant Proposal Guide

    National Institutes of Health: Writing Your Application

    Useful documents

    Here are some documents that might be useful as you develop the different components of your grant application.

    UCO Institutional Information

    Template Letter of Support

    Template One-Year Budget

    Template Multi-Year Budget

    Sample Multi-Year Budget

    Useful Guides

    Below you will find guides that might be useful as you use the systems UCO has in place for searching for grant opportunties and submitting external grant applications.

    Pivot User Guide

    Cayuse User Guide

    Grants.gov User Guide

    Useful Websites

    Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

    National Endowment for the Arts

    National Endowment for the Humanities

    U.S. Department of Education

    U.S. Department of State

    U.S. Department of Agriculture

    National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    U.S. Department of Defense