General Resources

From funding databases to nonprofit professional associations, job boards, and online grant writing courses, the General Resources section has a little bit of everything.

 

The Organized Grant Writer 

Whether you're new to grant writing or seeking new tools to streamline your existing processes, check out our shop, The Organized Grant Writer, for downloadable eBooks, templates, and other resources.

 

Recent Blog Posts

When you write a grant proposal, your intended audience is the panel of reviewers assembled by the funder. Reviewers evaluate proposals against specific criteria. Have you made it easy for them to score your proposal highly?

 

Courses

Not sure where to look to find funding opportunities? Learn how to research funders and track grant opportunities through our new course!

Tools and Templates

Need help preparing and organizing your proposal? From meeting agenda templates to tracking tools, our free downloadable tools and templates will help you save time.

 

Free Courses

In 2019, we will be rolling out several free and low-cost self-paced courses. Our first free course is called Getting Started: The Basics of Finding & Applying to Grants. Visit our course page to learn more!

 

In this post, we cover three essential truths about grant funding. If you’re new to grant writing or have not been consistently successful at winning grants, these truths can help you to prepare a strong grant strategy.

 

If you’re interested in brushing up on your grant skills, our new (free) course on finding and applying for grants may be for you!

Blog

Explore the blog to learn practical tips on topics including finding potential funders, drafting proposal outlines, editing proposals, and managing the proposal process.

 

Partnerships

Partnerships play a pivotal role in helping organizations to implement projects and secure funding. Need a partner? Explore our growing list of community-based organizations seeking partners, volunteers, and funding.

 

Corporate philanthropy is similar to, but distinct from, foundation funding. We review the basics of corporate philanthropy including the forms it can take and how to learn about and approach potential corporate donors.