Getting Started with Grant Writing

In a time when budgets are shrinking, more and more libraries are turning to external funding, such as grants, to help fund special initiatives, projects, or services. If you have never written a grant proposal before, it can be a daunting task to keep track of all the required forms and documents in addition to finding a funding source.
 

In this course, we will learn about what makes up a strong grant proposal, the typical grant review process, and how to ease into the world of grants by identifying sources for funding.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the elements of a grant proposal
  • Describe the grant review process
  • Differentiate between types of grants and funders
  • Identify and evaluate sources of funding

Target Audience:
This session is geared towards individuals that are brand new to grantwriting or need a refresher.

Prerequisites:
None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

  • Students will participate in class discussion and complete individual assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Technical Requirements:
Visit BigBlueButton's detailed requirements page for in-depth information.

Session Duration:
This course consists of one 2-hour session.

Instructor:  Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 2

 

October 5, 2021

10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
Email:

Amigos Member $ 95.00
Non-member $ 155.00