ERIC Number: ED459410
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Getting a Grant: Sources of Funding and How To Pursue Them.
The information in this report, compiled from Internet searches, conversations, and research, provides a broad range of material on how to apply for a grant. It is designed to serve as an introduction for counselors to sources of grant funding and particular grant programs, and to the grant application and dissemination process. Section 1 provides information on sources of funding in both private and government sectors. Section 2 explains the process of grant writing. The parts of a grant proposal are given along with instructions on what material should be included in each section. Section 3 lists sources of funding available from the Corporation for National and Community Service; the Department of Education; the Department of Health and Human Services; the Department of Justice; and the Department of Labor. It includes the specific areas they support, their funding allocations, and contact information. (JDM)
Descriptors: Counselors, Federal Aid, Financial Support, Grants, Grantsmanship, Private Financial Support, Program Proposals, Research Opportunities
American Counseling Association, Office of Public Policy and Legislation, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304-3300. Tel: 800-347-6647, ext. 222 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Counseling Association, Alexandria, VA. Office of Public Policy and Legislation.