Learn the ins and outs of grant writing! Find out where to look for money and how to request what you need. Explore the different parts of a grant from the initial letter of inquiry to reporting grant results. Topics to be covered include: prospect research; organization needs; proposal descriptions; identifying problems/needs to be addressed; goals and outcomes; and budgets. Whether you need help with honing your organization’s mission statement or need to refresh your writing, this course will help you become a better grant writer with clear, concise messaging and strong, persuasive writing. Good grant writing requires not only skill in prose but also a fundamental understanding of the nonprofit world and certain techniques of writing a solid proposal. You will leave the course with sample writing statements for your organization and sample budgets.