Grant writing is bound by misconceptions and myths. Here are 3 common grant writing myths that we are going to debunk right now: Grant Writing Myths–Number 1: Grant Writing is Hard Grant writing is seen as hard, because it is typically time-consuming. What makes it seem even harder is that many nonprofits that are new
Have you ever been confused while writing a cover letter for a grant application? Each application will have different requirements for what you might include in the cover letter, but here is an example I have made for an organization applying for overhead funds. Sample Cover Letter Date Contact Person at Foundation Foundation Name Address
Do you want some Grant Writing reminders? Here are some of the most common do’s and do not’s of grant writing!
Do you have the rough draft of a grant application, but don’t know what to do next? Filling out the grant application is only the first step. Now is the time to revise your grant application, and I’m here to help you do just that.
Revising grant applications can seem daunting. What do you focus on first? What do you spend the most time revising? What do you spend the least time revising if you don’t have a lot of time? Revising Grant Applications: Priority List Based on my personal experience and research, I have found 5 priorities when it comes
Guidestar is my number one nonprofit resource for nonprofit information. With over 2.2 million IRS-recognized nonprofits and foundations registered on Guidestar, it is the top nonprofit website and search engine. In this post I am going to share with you the two ways to use Guidestar.
A solid grant application ought to be edited and revised multiple times before submission. I have created a list of the top 5 areas to edit grant applications and proposals. Edit Grant Applications: 5 Tips
Today I want to share with you some of my random tips for grant writing. These are tips about various topics that I come back to all the time. Sometimes it is the really easy things that we forget about, like making sure we fill out every question or ensuring that we approach the funder how they
I am excited to announce the opening of Getting Funded—The Grant Writing Process, a course that I developed to teach all of you how to write grants and get funded! I wanted to kick off the course by sharing 3 keys to effective grant writing. 1. Know the Funder I cannot stress enough how important