Training Details

Thursday, September 6, 2018

10:00 am - 12:00 pm MT

Salt Lake City Public Library
210 E 400 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Main Library, Computer Lab.


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Are you new to the field of grantseeking?

Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including:

  • Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
  • What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
  • How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.
  • In-person classes will end with 30 minutes of hands-on, guided online grant research. It is advisable, but not necessary, to bring a laptop/tablet for this portion of the class.

Note: This orientation is not intended for individuals seeking grants for their own use. Please refer to our Knowledge Base articles for Individual Grantseekers.

Self-paced learning qualifies for 1.5 CFRE points. Live webinar version qualifies for 1 CFRE point.

Qualifies for
1 to 1.5 CFRE points

This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.

Additional Information

Managing and maintaining a nonprofit can sometimes feel like a never-ending hunt for funding. In this workshop, you'll learn the most important things you need to know about finding grants for your nonprofit so you can focus on your organization's mission. You'll be able to start looking for funders right away with Foundation Directory Online.

Intended Audience

Fundraising & development staff
Grant writers