ERIC Number: ED125217
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Grant-Making Foundations: A Learning Package for Self-Study.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.
Intended for special education administrators, the booklet provides information on the scope, philosophy, and operating methods of grant making foundations; the grant making process; and the potential relevance of foundations as a resource for special education programs. Sections are included on the following topics: an overview of foundations (including a description of the different types of foundations); steps for finding an interested foundation (things to know about the foundation before making the approach); and ways to contact a foundation (preproposal preparation, the letter proposal, and the personal interview). Appended is information on resources for grant-seekers (including descriptions of the Funding Sources Clearinghouse and the Foundation Center, and a list of relevant books and publications). (SB)
Descriptors: Administration, Exceptional Child Education, Financial Support, Foundation Programs, Grants, Handicapped Children, Special Education
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, 1201 16th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.