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Middle Atlantic Region funding: Grants and Proposal Writing

Class Details

This offering is specifically for those in the MAR region (DE/NJ/NY/PA). Designed for beginning grant proposal writers, this class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal. Each component of the grant writing process will be addressed, including: documenting the need; identifying the target population; writing measurable objectives; developing a work plan, an evaluation plan and dissemination plan.

Participants may also wish to attend MAR Office Hours March 23 from 2-3 to ask specific funding questions of MAR Executive Director Kate Flewelling and MAR staff.

Objectives:
Participants will be able to:

Identify online resources to search for funding
Describe the basic sections of a proposal
Identify types of documents necessary to include with a proposal
Recognize common mistakes of proposal writers

Class Date:
Region/Office: MAR
Mar 16, 2018
2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Instructor(s):
Elaina Vitale, MLIS, Academic Coordinator
Continuing Education Credits: 
1.5
This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Class Instructors

Elaina Vitale, MLIS, Academic Coordinator

Designed for beginning grant proposal writers, this class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal. Each component of the grant writing process will be addressed, including: documenting the need; identifying the target population; writing measurable objectives; developing a work plan, an evaluation plan and dissemination plan.

Course Developer

Terri Ottosen is the former Outreach and Education Coordinator of the NNLM SEA.

Objectives: 

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify online resources to search for funding
  • Describe the basic sections of a proposal
  • Identify types of documents necessary to include with a proposal
  • Recognize common mistakes of proposal writers