The course covers building your fundraising case, to learning about different types of foundations and other funding sources, to the essential elements of a successful proposal. We’ll take a close look at crafting strong outcomes statements, the use of storytelling to make an impact, and what funders are looking for.
Raising capital is an essential part of any sustainable nonprofit business model. Success depends on the ability to effectively fund-raise, forge positive donor relationships, and compose persuasive grant proposals.
A successful grant proposal is more than an excellent scientific research idea. The idea needs to be conveyed in a clear and compelling manner with realistic objectives, state-of-the-art methodology and a well-structured work plan and budget. Also, you must present yourself as the best person to carry out the research idea.
This course teaches you how to optimally convey your research idea to funding agencies and reviewers, and to maximize your chances of success.
This online course is adapted from the instructors’ 20 years of experience teaching grant proposal writing and winning 5 millions dollars in grant proposals in the last 5 years.
When you want to continue your education, you can seamlessly transfer your education into our Healthcare Associate’s degree.
This 600 clock hour program is designed to prepare you for an exciting career as an Grant Writer.
Grant Writer Course Lesson Descriptions
Clock Hour Breakdown
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A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.
Lakewood University provides everything you need for the Grant Writer. You will receive,
Fundraisers/grant writers work primarily for nonprofit organizations, including educational institutions, religious organizations, health research foundations, social services organizations, and political campaigns. Most work full time. The median annual wage for fundraisers was $57,970 in May 2019. Employment of fundraisers is projected to grow 14 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. Employment growth is expected to be driven by the continued need of various types of organizations to raise money.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Fundraisers,
at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/fundraisers.htm (visited December 18, 2020).
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Payment in full: $7,400.00
Lakewood University provides all textbooks, study guides, supplemental materials, achievement exams, and instructional support at no cost to the student.
This is a 600 clock hour program with a tuition cost of $12.33 per clock hour (600 clock hours X $12.33 per clock hour = $7400.00 in tuition).
Application Fee- $75 for degree programs; $0 for vocational programs
Registration Fee – $200 for degree programs; $125 for vocational programs
Library Fee – $100 per degree semester; $250 per vocational program term