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Quick Start Proposal Writing

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center
Location
UIS Zoom
Virtual
Date
Nov 13, 2020   1:00 - 2:30 pm  
Speaker
Sarah Rice, Forefront
Cost
FREE
Registration
Registration
Contact
Pamela M. Salela
E-Mail
cinrc@uis.edu
Phone
217-206-6783
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Originating Calendar
CINRC Events Calendar

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 

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.

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: Grant writers​

Sarah Rice is a Forefront librarian. Sarah got her bachelor's degree in English from the University of Louisville and her master's in library science from the University of Kentucky. She has worked at Triton College as a reference librarian, served as Outreach and User Experience Librarian at Sullivan, and was the manager of Strayer University's Learning Resource Center.

This event will take place via Zoom. A link to register for the Zoom meeting will be sent out shortly after you register for the event. 

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