$125 – $175

Day 1 Grant Writing Bootcamp: Federal grants and Funding

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Greenbelt Marriott

6400 Ivy Ln

Greenbelt, MD 20770

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Learn how to apply for and win federal grant money from an experienced grant reviewer that has evaluated over $100 M in applications.

Welcome to Day 1 of Grant Writing Bootcamp. This training is good for new grant writers, nonprofit staff in fundraising, career changers, and anyone that wants to learn in-demand job skills. This workshop may meet your CEU/ professional development requirements in nonprofit finance and grant management. Attendees that complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Day 1: First, participants will become familar with nonprofit funding trends in hot topic areas like youth development, education, opiod addiction, healthcare and environment. Next, participants will learn how to approach federal funders and decode the federal grant application process. Following that participants will study 8 important parts of a federal grant request.

After a break for lunch, participants will take a 'deep dive' into the key parts of a Need Statement in our session " The 5 W's of Winning Need Statements". Finally, participants will practice writing a short Need Statement, Project Budget, and Project Goals and Objectives Section during our peer review and group session.

What to Expect

  • Hands-on activities and practice

  • Certificate of Completion

  • A friendly Learning Environment

  • Networking and Relationship Building

  • Participants will take home 1 free training book: “Perfect Phrases for Writing Grant Proposals” ($15 value)

  • Continental Breakfast and Free Parking

Dondra Ward, CEO of Sidnae Global Research will lead the training. Dondra left the federal government after 7 years of service to share her knowledge with organizations that enact social change. Her portfolio includes private foundations and government agencies like the US Dept. of Education, District of Columbia, AmeriCorps, US Environmental Protection Agency, Nurse Corps, Medical Corps, and USDA.





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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is free in front of the hotel.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Dondra Ward at 202-413-8446 for more information.

What's the refund policy?

Tickets are nonrefundable but transferable. To transfer your ticket please contact Dondra Ward at 202-413-8446

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes

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