Earn a Certificate of Completion in Grant Research
This 4-part (8-hour) course will provide you with a hands-on experience to give you skill and insight into the grant research, writing and application process from a seeker and funder perspective. In this course you will:
Identify grant sources using online portals;
Develop a strategy to develop relationships with funding agencies in your industry;
Draft your proposal including the following required sections: project description, problem/needs statement, case statement, goal/objectives/outcome, methodology, logic model, budget, dissemination plan and evaluation plan;
Refine an existing grant proposal;
Practice writing sections of your proposal;
Gain deeper understanding into what funders actually are seeking including funding award criteria and scoring.
A Course Designed for Your Success
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
Effectively research and find grant opportunities;
Gather all the information needed to draft a grant proposal;
Target and eliminate red flags in your proposal through careful editing techniques;
Enhance your chances for fund selection by review committees by scoring high in funder criteria;
Cultivate and strengthen relationships with potential funding agencies and organizations.
This course is designed for participants interested in starting a career as a grant writer, strengthening professional skill in grant writing and/or adding this skill to their resume for potential opportunities.
All participants will receive a Certificate of Completion and will have access to online writing exercises and a workbook for this course