Designed for individuals with limited fundraising experience, this course covers the basic elements of proposal writing and introduces the participant to tools and techniques used in building a successful grant portfolio for organizations. An experienced professional describes the various types of proposals, provide definitions and explain the characteristics of potential funders, including differentiating strategy and procedure for approaching private and government funders. You also discuss the basics of relationship building for proposals and ways to involve internal stakeholders, a requirement for developing successful proposals for your organization.
Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) offers professional education scholarships to their membership.
Discounts are available for AFP, Apra and AASP members and Rice faculty, staff, students and alumni. Please contact us at 713-348-4803 or email@example.com to receive the appropriate discount code.
Due to the high demand for courses, registrations are considered final as of 10 working days before class starts. No refunds will be issued after these dates and credits will not be given for future classes. No refunds will be granted for participants who miss a portion of a program. Refund requests before the deadline are subject to a 10% processing fee and must be made in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds for credit card payments will be processed as credits to the accounts from which they were paid and may not appear as a credit until the following statement. Refunds for enrollments paid by check take up to four weeks to be processed and mailed by the Rice University accounting office. There is a $30 charge for any check returned for insufficient funds.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Fund Development Certificate : Fund Development Elective Courses