This course will provide students with the guidance, tools, and practice for writing a competitive nonprofit grant proposal for foundation funding and public funding. Students will learn the step-by-step processes of grant preparation and will receive feedback on their writing and proposal organization. Topics will include Getting Grant Organized; Developing Key Grant Components; Integrating Program Evaluation and Budgeting; and Writing/Submitting a Final Proposal.
Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for nonprofit professionals and nonprofit volunteers, including CEOs, Executive Directors, Development Directors, Grant Writers, Fundraising Coordinators, Development Associates, and Development Volunteers.
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