Free Online Summer Class Announcement: Grants and Proposal Writing
Class: Grants and Proposal Writing
Where: Free, Online via Moodle. Moodle does not require a software download.
Presenter: Sheila Snow-Croft, MLIS, MA, Public Health Coordinator. National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern Atlantic Region (NN/LM SE/A)
Date/Time: July 8-29, 2014
Registration Deadline: July 3, 2014
Three optional webinars (required for MLA CE contact hours):
- Wednesday, 7/09/14: 11am – 12pm ET / Common Mistakes
- Wednesday, 7/16/14: 11am – 12pm ET / The Proposal
- Wednesday, 7/23/14: 11am – 12pm ET / The Budget and Finishing Touches
Summary: 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 need, identifying the target population, writing measurable objectives, and developing work, evaluation, and dissemination plans.
The course uses Moodle, a free online course management system that does not require a software download. There will be three 1 hour Adobe Connect webinars along with discussions and a planning assignment. If attending the live webinars is not possible, recordings will be available for viewing afterwards. Participants who complete all requirements will be eligible for 4 Medical Library Association Contact Hours.