Training Details

Thursday, December 6, 2018

10:00 am - 11:30 am CT

Memorial Library room 231
728 State Street
Madison, WI 53706
Non-UW participants will need to get a day pass to enter Memorial Library. Please present an unexpired government issued photo ID at the entrance to the library to obtain a pass.

Free

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About

Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don't want to miss one of our most popular classes!

This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation. It will include:

  • The basic elements of a proposal
  • The "do's" and "don'ts" of writing and submitting a proposal
  • How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
  • 30-minute hands-on exercise to develop a proposal outline (in-person classes only)

Please Note:

Looking for sample proposals?

Our Sample Documents gallery has samples of actual winning proposals recommended by grantmakers.

Self-paced Learning qualifies for 1.5 CFRE credits and Live Webinar versions qualify for 1 CFRE credit.

Qualifies for
1 to 1.5 CFRE points

This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.

Outcomes

  • Understand how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.
  • Know how and when to follow up with funders after submitting a proposal.

Intended Audience

All levels of experience
Grant writers

Prerequisites

Introduction to Finding Grants

Bonus Materials

  • 2-page handout
  • Project outline worksheet and sample

Featuring

Ellen Jacks, Grants Librarian at the Grants Information Collection, UW-Madison