The Complete Guide to Getting a Grant: How to Turn Your Ideas Into Dollars / Edition 1

The Complete Guide to Getting a Grant: How to Turn Your Ideas Into Dollars / Edition 1

by Laurie Blum
     
 

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ISBN-10: 047115508X

ISBN-13: 9780471155089

Pub. Date: 10/31/1996

Publisher: Wiley

"Armed with this invaluable book and a bit of perseverance, you will be well on your way to tapping into available sources." —Joan Hamburg

Laurie Blum knows everything there is to know about the five billion dollars in grant monies available to finance a wide array of ideas and projects. With clear explanations and proven strategies for success, her

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"Armed with this invaluable book and a bit of perseverance, you will be well on your way to tapping into available sources." —Joan Hamburg

Laurie Blum knows everything there is to know about the five billion dollars in grant monies available to finance a wide array of ideas and projects. With clear explanations and proven strategies for success, her indispensable guide will help you develop a game plan to get the grant you need. Here's where you'll find complete details on:

• Shaping your idea to attract funding.

• Preparing your funding campaign—from research and organization to budgeting and marketing.

• Finding the right resource—building a prospect list, using basic references, and keeping data sheets.

• Writing your proposal.

• Following up on responses—what to do if you receive a grant and what steps to take if your request is turned down.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471155089
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/31/1996
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
1,210,475
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

It Starts with an Idea.

Preparing Your Funding Campaign.

Finding the Right Funder.

You Don't Have to Go It Alone: Working with a Sponsor.

The Foundations.

Corporate Funders.

Government Funders.

Individual Donors.

The Proposal.

Follow-Up.

Appendix.

Index.

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