Proposal and thesis writing

As you are going through this Guide you will probably see things that aren't clear, need fixing, or should be further clarified. Your suggestions on how to improve this Guide will be most appreciated

And finally, I receive many requests asking me to recommend a book or two that would be helpful in writing a good proposal. Please send them along and I will do my best to improve the Guide based upon your ideas. I try to make major revisions in the Guide at least 7-8 times each year. Enjoy using this Guide and I hope it brings you good luck as you seek funding for your ideas! Feel free to check out my selection of books to help with the preparation of a funding proposal.

Long orations are minimized and suggestions are presented in a direct and clear manner. To make this Guide as useful as possible, all suggestions have been carefully reviewed with a concern that they be easy to implement and can have the greatest positive effect on the creation of a funding proposal. GUIDE FOR WRITING A
FUNDING PROPOSALS.

I've started to create such a listing of books I've identified and my review of each of them. Actual proposal examples are included so that you can easily see the different suggestions demonstrated. (This is the same design concern that I used for the creation of the companion guide for graduate students - Guide for Writing and Presenting Your Thesis or Dissertation ). Proposal and thesis writing.