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Grants and Proposal Writing

Class Date:
Region/Office: National
Oct 30, 2017 to Nov 27, 2017
Instructor(s):
Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education Coordinator
This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Class Instructors

Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education 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.

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