Training details

calendar_today Wednesday, April 14, 2021

access_time 10:00 am - 11:30 am ET

place Virtual
Akron, OH 44326

attach_money Free


This class will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to generate a standard project/program proposal and budget for a foundation proposal. We will discuss:

  • The basic elements of a proposal
  • The "do's" and "don'ts" of writing and submitting a proposal
  • How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
  • The basic components of a project budget including income and expenses
  • How to estimate the realistic cost of a project
  • What other financial documents you may also need to submit with your proposal


  • Understand how to write a standard project proposal and budget to a foundation.
  • Know-how and when to follow up with funders after submitting a proposal and budget.

Intended audience

  • Beginner
  • Fundraising & development staff
  • Grant writers
  • Individual grantseekers
  • Nonprofit startups
  • Program directors and staff


Samantha Ryder Network Engagement Manager - Midwest Candid

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