Synopsis: Preparing a competitive grant proposal requires good research, careful preparation, and smooth writing. This online course will help you make your submission the best it can be! Class will be held on December 10 & 17, 2020.
Start Time: Thursday, December 10, 2020 8:30 AM
End Time: Thursday, December 10, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Online
City, State, Country: XX XX
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207
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Specific topics to be discussed include:

  • Grant basics - Understanding how the funding universe works;
  • Developing strategies for securing an appropriate commitment before submitting a proposal;
  • Understanding the criteria used by funders to determine whether your grant proposal gets reviewed or rejected;
  • Refining your funding strategies and requests to better align with the goals of funders;
  • Discovering the tools available to organize proposal content;
  • Grant writing/budgeting techniques;
  • Tips for communicating with prospective sponsors; and
  • Adding the "finishing touches" that will give your submission an edge and put you on the road to funding.

This class is a great place to start for anyone thinking of applying for any type of grant funding! Learn what you need to know before you start!

Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public