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Proposal writing : effective grantsmanship / Soraya M. Coley, Cynthia A. Scheinberg.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Sage human services guides ; v. 63.
Sage sourcebooks for the human services series (Unnumbered)
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM HV41 .C548 2008 (Text) 00000105144067 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781412937757 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1412937752 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 121 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE Publications, [2008]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-113) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An orientation to proposal writing -- Definitions -- Types of grant applications -- Components of a proposal -- The process of submitting a proposal -- The difference between grants and contracts -- Organizing the writing -- Writing for an established organization or a new organization -- Writing style and format -- Using technology in proposal development -- The role and use of search engines -- Review of funder's web sites -- Evaluating data and other information -- Electronic submission of the proposal -- Understanding the agency, the community, and the funder -- Understanding the agency -- Understanding the community -- Understanding the funder -- Problem- or needs-based program development -- Understanding the community through data -- Understanding barriers to service -- Program design and theoretical orientations -- Conceptualizing program ideas -- Working with a collaborative -- Sustainability and institutionalization -- Writing the needs or problem statement -- Definitions -- The purpose of the needs/problem statement -- A guide to writing the needs/problem statement -- Writing goals, objectives, and the implementation plan -- Secion one : goals and objectives -- Section two : implementation plan -- Writing the evaluation plan -- The benefits of evaluation -- Developing an evaluation plan -- Writing the evaluation section -- Other evaluation considerations -- Creating the budget -- Types of budgets -- Budgeting for the first-time grant writer -- Other budgeting issues -- Agency capability and finishing touches -- The agency capability statement -- Requesting letters of support -- The proposal abstract -- The title and title page -- The cover letter -- Frequently asked questions (FAQs) -- Appendix A: Estimating time -- Appendix B: Funding resource information -- References and suggested readings -- Index -- About the authors.
Subject: Proposal writing in human services.
Proposal writing for grants.
Social service.

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