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Basic Grant Writing (Online Classroom)


** Due to COVID-19, we are transitioning this workshop to an online Live Classroom using Zoom.  You will receive a link to the Zoom session upon registering.

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
September 9th, 2020 9:00 AM   through   3:30 PM
Online - Zoom link will be sent upon registration.
United States
Workshop Price
Member $100 / Nonmember $200 $ 200.00
Certificate Details
Certificate Course