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Grant writing for dummies / Beverly A. Browning

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HG 177.5 U6 B7.6 2009

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Book
Author
Browning, Beverly A., 1948-
Imprint
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2009.

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Edition
3rd ed.
Description
xviii, 338 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
--For dummies
--For dummies.
Note
Previous ed.: 2005.
Includes index.
Contents
Ch.1 Grasping the basics of finding and getting the bucks
Ch.2 Mapping success with a funding development plan
Ch.3 Adding winning words to your request for proposal
Ch.4 Checking out public funding epicenters
Ch.5 Wading through grants.gov
Ch.6 Uncovering private sector funding
Ch.7 Finding individual and business grant opportunities
Ch.8 Scoping out international grants
Ch.9 Using your resources to win government grants and contracts
Ch.10 Writing to convince peer reviewers to give you maximun points
Ch.11 Magnetizing funders with powerful writing
Ch.12 Creating the documents outside of the main narrative
Ch.13 Building grant applicant credibility
Ch.14 Conveying a hopeless situation and a need for funds
Ch.15 Laying out the plant of action: program design and accoutability
Ch.16 Presenting your staff and resources
Ch.17 Connecting the budget to the plan of action
Ch.18 Wrapping up your funding package
Ch.19 Managing follow-up tasks
Ch.20 Celebrating or commiserating: do it the right way
Ch.21 Crafting the corporate letter request
Ch.22 Ten tips for unearthing hard-to-find information
Ch.23 Ten ways to secure peer review opportunities
Summary
Covers the latest changes to the grant writing process as well as a listing of where to apply for grants; the latest language, terms, and phrases to use on the job or in proposals; the easiet ways to target the best websites to upload and download the latest and user-friendly application forms and writing guidelines; a major expansion on the peer review process; and, one-stop funding websites and state agencies that publish grant funding opportunity announcements.
16.00 TEC CMM (10-699-1) SOC SERV (10-520-3)
Subject
Proposal writing for grants -- Popular works.
Grants-in-aid -- United States.
Fund raising -- United States.
Technical writing -- Human services.