2011-12 Catalog

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Offering Description

Grant Writing Essentials

Summer 2012 quarter

Sylvie McGee

Use hands-on practice to learn to write successful grants! We will start with an introduction to grants and their place in the development of nonprofit organizations and learn the sound planning skills needed for strong proposals. Students will write a grant for a nonprofit organization, getting feedback on each section as it is developed. A list of organizations seeking grant writing assistance will be provided**. Using interactive learning and assigned tasks, we will focus on planning, research, evaluation techniques, budgeting and how to effectively communicate issues and needs in a clear and concise manner.

**NOTE: If you have a non-profit or government agency you wish to write for, you MUST contact me in advance of the first day of class, so that I can send a form to be filled out by the agency and review their readiness.

Advertised Schedule
5-9p Fri, 9a-5p Sat/Sun (Jun. 30, Jul. 21-22, Aug. 11-12, 24)
Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
Greener Store
Undergraduate Credit Option
Undergraduates will only be able to register on a space available basis and with permission of the instructor.
Offered During
Evening and Weekend