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Grant Writing – Part 1: Skills and Secrets

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Objectives

  • Understand the overall structure and expectations for grant writing
  • Learn how to craft a proposal
  • Explore the elements essential to constructing a winning request
  • Identify new funding sources

Description
This is an advanced grant writing workshop for development professionals who are currently responsible for preparing grant proposals for their organizations or have done so in the past and are looking to refresh their skills. In this interactive session, Robert Marovich, author and veteran grant writer with nearly 30 years’ experience in nonprofit development, will discuss the art and sciences behind creating competitive grant requests and how to ensure they get the attention of the staff and Boards of private and corporate foundations.

Participants are encouraged to bring a copy of a proposal, letter of inquiry, and cover letter to the workshop for critique and improvement.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Civic Leadership Academy
Website:
http://cgs.niu.edu/cla/