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Grants and Proposal Writing

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
Class Length: 
1, 2, 3, 3.5, or 4 hours
Course Developer(s):
Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education Coordinator
Instructor(s):
Cathy Burroughs, Associate Director
Kate Flewelling, MLIS, Executive Director
Bethany Livingston, Research Administrator
Debbie Montenegro, MSIS, Consumer Health Coordinator
Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education Coordinator
Karen J. Vargas, MS Library Science, Evaluation Specialist
Continuing Education:
This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Past Classes

Join the Middle Atlantic Region for a special Grants and Proposal Writing class!

03/03/2017

Upcoming Classes

Grants and Proposal Writing
Monday, October 30, 2017 to Monday, November 27, 2017
ET
Region/Office:
National
Instructor(s):
Terri Ottosen, MLIS, AHIP- Outreach and Education Coordinator, NNLM SEA
Grants and Proposal Writing
Thursday, February 15, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
ET
Region/Office:
National
Instructor(s):
Margot G. Malachowski