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Grantwriting - Foundation Grants


Monday, June 19 - Friday, June 23, 2017

Registration deadline: June 2nd

8:30 - 11:30 a.m. each day

Adjunct Faculty, Brown School
Treena Thompson, MSW

15 CEUs/CPH units
Principal, Resource Development Alternatives

Learn how to prepare a foundation grant proposal by receiving coaching and then practicing writing your own proposal. Developed from a foundation perspective, you will gain insights into how grantmakers operate, including tips on building an effective relationship with a funder before and after submitting your application. We will discuss the trends in foundation charitable giving, the different types of foundations and how to research their interests and priorities. You will also practice the writing skills necessary to capture the attention of a potential foundation funder.

Class size is limited to 15.
$650 General admission
$350 Non-profit/government employees (Additional Summer Institute classes)
$400 Non-profit/government employees (1st Summer Institute class)

This class will include both degree-seeking graduate students and practicing professionals. Individuals registering through Professional Development will not receive academic credit for the class.
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