There are so many misconceptions about grants and it’s unfortunate. Funding opportunities are available but people either don’t realize that they’re out there or they’ve been burned by previous “grant writers” who left them with less money, no grants and a bunch of skepticism. To help you avoid the run-around, here are four and a half myths that you should
How you say things makes all the difference in the world. Words are powerful tools and need to be used with caution. I’m going to take a wild guess that you probably don’t want to give me money just because I asked for it. You’d probably want more information and a little more professionalism if I was asking for funding.
Grant writing is super easy‚Ä¶until you need to sit down and actually do it. In theory, it’s nothing more than selling your organization to people who have available money when you don’t have it, but it’s actually a pretty detailed process. Finding the funders that support your mission is a job all in itself and can take hours or even