New NSTA Press Book Helps Science Educators Master Grant Writing

Be a WINNER! book cover (Graphic: Business Wire)

ARLINGTON, Va.--()--Be a Winner! A Science Teacher’s Guide to Writing Successful Grant Proposals explains how to master the art of proposal writing to fund innovative science initiatives inside and outside the classroom. New from NSTA Press, this grant-writing guide specializes in advice and resources gathered by science educators for science educators.

This practical workbook walks readers step by step through a successful proposal-writing process. It covers

  • the top 10 reasons to write a grant proposal,
  • how to identify and refine ideas for a proposal,
  • basic proposal components,
  • ins and outs of submission, and
  • how to manage a funded project.

Be a Winner! also shows educators how to adapt grant-writing skills to pursue professional development opportunities, apply for awards, and help students participate in competitions and pursue internships. Eight appendixes provide writing templates, a grant proposal rubric, science-related grant listings and teaching awards, and more. By the time readers complete the book’s practice exercises, they will be well on their way to winning their first grant.

Browse sample pages of this title for free at the NSTA Science Store website.

For additional information or to purchase Be a Winner! A Science Teacher’s Guide to Writing Successful Grant Proposals, visit the NSTA Science Store. To order by phone, call 800-277-5300 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET weekdays. The 152-page book is priced at $35.95 and discount-priced for NSTA members at $28.76. (Stock # PB412X; ISBN #978-1-68140-001-3)

About NSTA

The Arlington, VA-based National Science Teachers Association is the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA’s current membership includes approximately 55,000 science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in science education.

NSTA Press® produces 25 to 30 new books and e-books each year. Focused on the preK–college market and specifically aimed at teachers of science, NSTA Press titles offer a unique blend of accurate scientific content and sound teaching strategies. Follow NSTA Press on Facebook for the latest information and new book releases.


Kate Falk, 703-312-9211

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NSTA releases new book that explains how to successfully write grant proposals to fund various science initiatives inside the science classroom.

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Kate Falk, 703-312-9211