Getting Funded

GETTING FUNDED: Deciding Whom to Ask for What

PART TWO – Know Your Funders

CHAPTER SEVEN: Making A Good First Impression

Resource Links

Illinois State Board of Education
A grant proposal is similar to a personal resume—you have one chance to make a good impression and grab someone’s attention; this is the only information the reviewers have to judge the capabilities of your organization.

Publications – Writing

The Elements of Style. 4th ed. William Strunk and E.B. White. White Plains, NY : Pearson Longman, 1999.

Steps to Writing Well. Jean Wyrick. Boston: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning, 2010.