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Course name, Grant Proposal Writing Overview

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Student Success Type of course Grants and Research

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This workshop will provide an overview of writing a grant proposal, including the essential components required in most grant proposals. We will go over what makes an effective proposal, the abstract, the project description, defining the problem, identifying goals and objectives, the evaluation, and sustainability. We will also identify common grant proposal writing mistakes and pitfalls.

Facilitator: Karen Fletcher, Grants Resources and Services, Office of Research


  • Understand how to create a sales approach for a proposal
  • Identify the five key elements to a proposal pitch
  • Understand the key sections for a successful proposal
  • Identify common mistakes in the grant proposal writing process




  • Crystal Weisner

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