Events

Beginner Grantwriting

Tuesday, November 24, 09:00 AM - Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 12:00 PM
Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
2314 University Ave W, Ste 20
St. PaulMN
Fee: $89 for MCN members / $139 for nonmembers

This workshop will introduce grantwriting to nonprofit professionals who have less than one year of experience with the skill. Many people who work in nonprofits find themselves in the position of “accidental grantwriter” and do not feel fully equipped for the challenge. This session will provide a balance of applicable content and resources to deepen participants’ knowledge of and skills in grantwriting.

Participants will have an opportunity to learn about the basics of grantseeking. This session will dig into the basic elements of foundation research and grant planning. This is a beginner-level workshop.

Learning Objectives

  • Deepen your understanding about the Minnesota funding landscape.
  • Learn about the types of foundations providing grants to Minnesota’s nonprofits.
  • Develop an understanding of the sections of a grant proposal including budgeting and evaluation.

Workshop participants will receive a copy of the Handbook for Successful Grantwriting that covers topics ranging from research and planning to a glossary of commonly used terms. The Handbook is only available to participants and is not otherwise for sale.


Event Details

Refreshments: Coffee, tea and a light snack will be provided.

Travel: Driving directions and transit options are available on MCN's website.


Speaker Information

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