ERIC Number: ED450103
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
The Teacher's Guide to Winning Grants.
Bauer, David G.
This step-by-step primer helps teachers develop effective grantseeking methods that will enable them to secure funds. It shows teachers how to select the right funding sources, organize proposal ideas, write a convincing and well-prepared proposal, identify who will evaluate the proposal and the scoring system they will use, and efficiently implement the proposal when grant funds are won. The 15 chapters focus on: (1) "Demystifying the Grants Process"; (2) "Getting Ready to Seek Grants Support"; (3) "Formulating a Grants Advisory Group"; (4) "Creating a Compelling Needs Statement"; (5) "Generating Proposal Ideas"; (6) "Understanding the Grants Marketplace"; (7) "Researching Potential Funders"; (8) "Contacting the Grantor Before You Write the Proposal"; (9) "Developing Project Objectives"; (10) "Building a Project Planner"; (11) "Writing Government Grant Proposals"; (12) "Improving and Submitting Your Federal Grant Application"; (13) "Writing Foundation and Corporate Proposals"; (14) "Improving and Submitting Your Foundation/Corporate Proposal"; and (15) "Dealing with the Decision and Building Your Grantseeking Base." (SM)
Descriptors: Corporate Support, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Aid, Grants, Grantsmanship, Private Financial Support, Proposal Writing, Teachers
Jossey-Bass, Inc., 350 Sansome Street, San Francisco, CA 94104 ($26). Tel: 888-378-2537; Fax: 800-605-2665; Web site: http://www.josseybass.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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