Developing a Program: Planning and Evaluation Methods / Grant and Proposal Writing

Primary NN/LM MAR Contact: Kate Flewelling / Outreach Coordinator /

Program Development

  • Community Tool Box: Practical information for every step of project planning from identifying a need, to program development and initiation, to sustaining a program long-term
  • Centers for Disease Control Program Evaluation Toolkit

Writing Funding Proposals

  • Proposal Budgeting Basics: A resource from the Foundation Center--provides the basics of developing a project budget, including overhead costs, employee fringe benefits, and links to sample budget templates

  • Proposal Writing Short Course: A resource from the Foundation Center, describing how to prepare of the various components of a funding proposal

  • NN/LM MAR staff can provide online or in-person training on Grants and Proposal Writing to libraries and other organizations in NY, NJ, PA and DE