Grant Writing 101: The Basics: Find and Develop Successful Grants and Proposals
|Venue:||FIU @ I-75 1930 SW 145th Avenue Miramar, FL 33027|
Designed for those with little or no grant writing experience, the Grant 101 workshop will cover the following topics: Learning how to find grants; Getting the inside edge; Creating winning strategies; and the nuts and bolts of proposal writing. This program teaches the participant the basic techniques of researching private funding, as well as the proper way of contacting the given sources. Participants will learn to discern how funding opportunities match their organization's need and strategies, as they pursue granting opportunities with them.
Participants will be provided with the following: Five “free” sources and five fee-based services to support their grant search; Five ways to get an inside edge when preparing a proposal; Ten most common mistakes found in grant proposals; Five strategies for creating winning proposals; Twenty important nuts & bolts of a proposal.
Prerequisite: High School Diploma strongly recommended, but not required. At least one year of professional experience. (Email supporting documents to Jacquesk@fiu.edu).