How to Say It: Grantwriting: Write Proposals That Grantmakers Want to Fund

How to Say It: Grantwriting: Write Proposals That Grantmakers Want to Fund

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by Deborah S. Koch
     
 

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A guide to writing grant proposals tailored specifically to a donor's interests, complete with step-by-step instructions and samples of winning proposals.

In grant- seeking, words can go where the applicant can?t?the foundation boardroom, the corporation's headquarters?so it's important to use them as the strategic, powerful tools that they are. This

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A guide to writing grant proposals tailored specifically to a donor's interests, complete with step-by-step instructions and samples of winning proposals.

In grant- seeking, words can go where the applicant can?t?the foundation boardroom, the corporation's headquarters?so it's important to use them as the strategic, powerful tools that they are. This book shows readers how to find, frame, and use words effectively to make the case for any organization and its projects.

Readers are provided the tools for crafting a grant proposal that speaks directly to the funder's interests. Grant-seekers will learn:

? How to find out which funders fit their project exactly
? Strategies for figuring out what each grant-maker is looking for
? Critical tips for crafting attention-grabbing proposals

Koch shows readers how to write with a point of view that is geared to the funder's interests and goals, while remaining true to the project. Packed with examples of winning proposals, and strategies for using words to inspire and convince, this is the must-have resource for any grant-seeker hoping to stand apart from the crowd.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101145425
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/06/2009
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
701,518
File size:
1 MB
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Deborah S. Koch has raised millions of dollars for higher education and community nonprofits. With an MPA from Harvard's Kennedy School, she has experience with Congress, as well as foundation fundraising. Deborah has published several works, including Mission Possible. She has conducted numerous grant-seeking workshops and has consulted for foundations nationwide.

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How to Say It: Grantwriting: Write Proposals That Grantmakers Want to Fund 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
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I found this book very instructive for my grantwriting. Koch covers everything you need to know about researching and writing an effective, engaging grant. It's hands-down the best book on grantwriting I've come across.
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