|Grant Development: the grant process
Contact the Office of Grant Development for help with any stage of the grant process.
You have an idea for a project. Start brainstorming about your project to develop it further.
Find sponsors who share your values.
Contact the sponsor to learn more about their funding priorities, funding levels and application procedures. Begin to analyze the sponsor.
Writing the proposal
Proposals can take many forms, depending on the guidelines of the sponsor.
Submitting the proposal
Go through your checklist to make sure you have included everything the sponsor requests, such as non-profit status, resumes, audited financial statement and a list of the Board of Trustees.
Regardless of the funding decision, be sure to follow up with a thank you note.