CNM is proud to introduce our NEW Interim President & CEO, Wanda Lyle!

Basic Grant Writing

 Registration is closed for this event
How can your organization write a compelling proposal to increase your chances for funding and maximize your request for funding?


While a grant may not be the answer to all of your problems, the ability to write a proposal that will result in funding is in high demand. This workshop provides practical help with the fundamentals of writing grant proposals and obtaining available funding. In this hands-on session, participants will be able to:

  • Assess organizational readiness
  • Have an overview on private versus public funding sources
  • Learn the 10/60 rule
  • Address the proposal fundamentals
  • Critique grants

Topics Addressed: grant writing, fundraising, communication
Level: Introductory course for new fundraisers
Who should attend?

  • New fundraising professionals.
  • Anyone who needs to learn the foundational skills of writing grants for his/her position

Method of Facilitation: very interactive, group work, discussion and presentations
This work will amplify the impact of nonprofits by helping participants:

  • Tell the story of their organization and make a convincing case for financial support
  • Learn how to write compelling sections of a grant proposal
  • Understand specific areas reviewers look for when evaluating grants
  • Learn why proposals fail and how to avoid common pitfalls
  • Serve on mock grant review panels


February 28th, 2020 from  9:00 AM to  3:30 PM
37 Peabody St., Suite 201
Nashvlle, TN 37210
United States
Phone: 6152590100
Workshop Price
Member $130 / Nonmember $260 $260.00
Certificate Details
Certificate Course