Course Code: GES207
Gather the fundamentals needed to understand grant research and writing. Learn about employment opportunities in the industry and your role as a grant writer.
Move on to advanced grant writing offerings. Learn how to best appeal to funding panels while remaining professional. Understand different ethics and legalities associated with grant writing.
Understand the elements needed for quality grant management and governance. Understand your place within a nonprofit organization and how you can work collaboratively with others.
Practice the various writing techniques employed by successful grant writers. Cover technical writing and more commonly used language as well.
Review grammar best practices. Learn how to sound official with your words while maintaining correct grammar usage.
Cover budgeting essentials for success in the public or private sector. Finally, this course will cover fundraising fundamentals and how best to achieve your financial goals for your organization as a grant writer.
Katherine Squires Pang, J.D., LL.M., M.Ed has practiced law with since 1983. She has served as an adjunct faculty member in the Graduate School of Management at the University of Texas, Dallas, and has been an adjunct faculty member of many universities, including New York University and the University of California, Irvine. She received her B.A. in 1980 from Clark University, her J.D. from the University of Dayton Law School in 1982, her LL.M in Taxation from Georgetown University Law School in 1983, and her M.Ed from the University of Texas in 2001.
You should have basic keyboarding and computer skills, be comfortable navigating the Internet and e-mailing, and have an understanding of a word-processing computer program (Microsoft Word is recommended). This course is intended for anyone interested in developing their grant writing skills.
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. The following textbook will be shipped to you approximately 7-10 business days after enrollment:
This program met my schedules and time availability. The turnaround on assignments was very prompt. I would recommend this course to high school graduates, perhaps undergraduates, and those just entering the field of grant writing."
Grant Writing moved at a great pace. I liked being able to go back over the course and text material for complete understanding."
It was convenient for me to be able to work at my own pace. I didn't always have the time to sit down and work through the course, so having flexibility in my course was crucial."
Thanks so much! I have really enjoyed your program."
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This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
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Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
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