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Nonprofit Management: Grant Writing

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Writing Resources

Proposal Writing Short Course How-to on preparing the components of a funding proposal.

Grant Proposal Writing Tips
From the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Non-Profit Guides
Includes guidelines, preliminary proposals, full and sample proposals, and links for non-profit organizations, charitable, educational, public organizations, and other community-minded groups.
From Deborah Kluge, an independent consultant.

Getting Started

Perseverance pays off - Don't be intimidated.

Get help - If the organization offers tips or assistance on applying for grants, take advantage of it.

Or talk to someone you know who has applied for grants and get their advice.

Make sure you understand the guidelines for the type of funding for which you are applying.

Remember the deadline - Get your application in early if possible.

flow chart of grants with the terms foundations corporations state federal

Online Resources

@ the Library

Search the Fontbonne Library Catalog for: grants (writing or winning)

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