What to Do After You’ve Written a Grant

There’s more to nonprofit grant writing than just “writing.” A lot more. At its core, grant writing has three steps that I call the 3 Rs: research, writing, and review. In a previous post, I shared the importance of doing your research before starting to write a grant. This post [...]

By | 2018-04-26T10:42:00+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Grants|

The Most Overlooked Part of Grant Writing

Here’s a secret: there’s more to grant writing than just “writing.” A lot more. Successful grant writing always starts with thorough research, and it ends with a thoughtful review. This post focuses on research – the most overlooked part of grant writing. If you’re new to grant writing, you might [...]

By | 2018-04-16T23:25:57+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Grants|

The Ultimate Guide to Nonprofit Grant Research and Writing

Zora Neale Huston (1891-1960) was one of the pre-eminent authors of African-American literature during the 20th century. She once observed, “Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.” I would argue the role of nonprofit research and grant writing professionals is also to be, “poking and [...]

By | 2017-06-10T19:43:27+00:00 February 11th, 2014|Grants|