For many organizations and businesses, grant writing is a critical “lifeline” for their funding. Consider writing a grant to help get the funding needed to operate your business, programs or projects. The University of Georgia’s Grant Writing Certificate is a classroom program offered at UGA’s Gwinnett Campus in Lawrenceville, Georgia.
Hours: 24 hours / 2.4 CEUs
Where: UGA's Gwinnett campus
When: March 2 - 23, 2019
Cost: $799 (includes materials)
Proposal writing is essential to the fundraising process, but it can be intimidating. This program teaches you how to follow a step-by-step writing process that reduces anxiety and gives you the confidence and know-how to develop a successful grant proposal. No matter if you are tasked with writing foundation, federal, research or other grants, you’ll learn systematic strategies for improving your ability to write compelling and exciting proposals that will generate support for your organization. You’ll also learn how to create a comprehensive and competitive proposal package for institutional grant makers, plus much more.
Over four weeks, the program will cover these components:
Essential Grant Proposal Writing Skills
- Components of the Grant Proposal
- Characteristics of Fundable Proposals
- Analyzing Request for Proposals
Grant Applications & Program Development
- Letters of Intent & Inquiry
- Program Description & Implementation Plan
- Designing Measurable Goals & Objectives
Grant Proposal Package Elements
- Executive Summary & Abstract
- Evaluation Methods with Outcomes & Impact
- Program Budget Development & Narrative
Who Should Attend?
March 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2019
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$799 (includes materials)
Students will be awarded a Certificate of Program Completion for 2.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon completion of 24 hours of course work.
Attendance Policy and Other Important Requirements:
Timely and successful completion of written and oral assignments is required. To receive your Certificate of Completion, your attendance is also required for all four sessions.