Join Karl Kapp for an in-depth discussion in this video Finding your funding agency: Government, part of Grant Writing for Education.
- How do I find a funding agency is one of the most…common questions I am asked about grant writing.…Fortunately, there are more resources available…for finding funding sources than ever before.…The internet has helped tremendously in that area.…The first place many people think of when they…think of funding is government agencies.…Government agencies at all levels…fund educational initiatives,…so I encourage you to look at the federal,…state and local levels in a variety of places.…You need to be as creative finding your funding agency…as you do developing your project.…
One great place to start looking online…for federal grants is grants.gov.…Grants.gov is the place to find…and apply for federal grants.…On the website you can search…for United States Federal Grants with keywords or phrases.…For example, let's say you wanted to find…a grant related to classroom technology.…Simply enter the words into the search box,…and you will receive every grant that contains those…keywords issued by the federal government,…
- Finding a private or governmental funding agency
- Locating collaborators
- Understanding an RFP
- Dissecting the anatomy of a grant proposal: front matter to appendices
- Avoiding common grant-writing mistakes
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Before You Start Writing
2. Understanding the Request for Proposal (RFP)/Solicitation
Parts of the RFP6m 22s
3. Anatomy of a Grant Proposal
4. Common Mistakes
Next steps1m 34s
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