Practical tips on writing grants for schools help educators identify needs, solutions, and funding sources; examine each element of a grant; and analyze four actual grant proposals. Included are sample forms, worksheets, schedules, research tips, definitions, checklists, addresses, and phone numbers as well as information on writing individual grants.
Do you need funds for a pre-school autism program? Uniforms for the girls' cross-country team? Funding for a childhood obesity or literacy program? Dollars to help teachers learn to use interactive white boards or travel for study abroad?This book is designed to help schools and non-profits find funding and create proposals to access funds successfully. Novices just learning to negotiate grant writing and more experienced writers seeking million-dollar awards will find insight and assistance with The Educator's Guide to Grants.