Training details

calendar_today Wednesday, October 23, 2019

access_time 3:13 pm - 3:13 pm

place Morris Library, Room 114
181 South College Ave.
Newark, DE 19717

You will need to show a photo ID to enter the library.

attach_money Free


During this workshop, discover how to use specialized databases from the Library, Museums and Press to locate funding resources. Using databases like Foundation Directory Online and Pivot, you will be able to search for funding sources, such as grants from private foundations, corporations and public charities.

You will also explore what criteria you should consider when identifying potential funders, as well as strategies for searching the databases and locating additional grants information on the internet.

Alison Wessel, social sciences librarian, will lead the workshop.

This workshop is open to the public. Those who work for or volunteer at a nonprofit agency are particularly encouraged to attend. Registration is required as seating is limited.

Qualifies for
0 CFRE point(s)

This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.


  • Participants will be able to search for funding sources in library databases.
  • Participants will be able to identify criteria to consider when identifying potential funders.

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • Individual grantseekers
  • Nonprofit startups


Alison Wessel, Social Sciences Librarian, University of Delaware

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