Visit the ever growing repository of essential tools, tips and tricks for writing successful grants.

Nonprofits and Data: A How-To Series

Includes Using Data to Support Grant Applications and Other Funding Opportunities
http://cridata.org/tutorials.aspx

79 Grant Writing Resources Blog

A little dated now but still points to lots and lots of great resources for grant writers.
http://grant-writing-resources.blogspot.com/

MAPAS

http://open.cridata.org/maps/mapas/about/about.html

Census

Guidestar

Socioeconomic Mapping and Resource Topography SMART systemKidsCount
 
Grant Proposal

http://www.grantproposal.com/inquiry.html

School Grants

http://www.schoolgrants.org/proposal_samples.htm

Written Kitten

http://writtenkitten.net/
Every hundred words (can be changed) an image of a kitten pops up to encourage you to write more!

Doodle

www.doodle.com/?locale=en
A scheduling website.

Dropbox

www.dropbox.com/
A website that you can use to store files online, then access them anywhere, or send the files for someone else to acces.

ScanGrants

www.scangrants.com/
Search for grants here.

Grant Space

www.grantspace.org/
Another resource for granseekers.

Grant Gopher

https://www.grantgopher.com/
The (self-proclaimed) best resource for grant writers.

National Center For Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/
The NCES collects, analyzes and makes available data related to education in the US and other nations.

Evernote

http://evernote.com/
Evernote helps you to remember and act upon ideas, projects and experiences across all the computers, phones and tablets you use.

National Center for Charitable Statistics

www.nccs.urban.org/
Develops and disseminates data on nonprofits.

Google+

http://plus.google.com/
Google+ aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in real life.

Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health

www.childhealthdata.org/
Easy access to children's health data allows researchers, policymakers, family advocates and consumers to work together to promote a higher quality health care system for children, youth and families.

Batchgeo Mapping

http://batchgeo.com/
Make maps from a list of multiple locations, use addresses, postcodes, or coordinates. Free hosting for your own interactive map locator.

Mindjet

http://www.mindjet.com/
Mindjet is a virtual whiteboard, collaboration & project management suite for everyone on your team.

Google Docs

http://docs.google.com/
Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhere.

Salesforce: Power of Us

http://www.salesforcefoundation.org/power-of-us
Through the Power of Us program, nonprofit organizations and higher education institutions can get access to salesforce.com products donated and/or at a deep discount.

All Around Excellent Resources

http://teacher.scholastic.com/professional/grants/scholgrantseminar.htm

http://www.proposalwriter.com/grants.html

http://www.proposalwriter.com/grantopps.php

http://www.educationworld.com/

http://www.educationworld.com/a_admin/archives/grants.shtml