WIN MORE GRANTS Like the Pros in 4 Steps
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WIN MORE GRANTS Like the Pros in 4 Steps

30 Top Secrets from 80 Pros Reveal a Proven System that Virtually Guarantees Your Success
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Created by Phil Johncock
Last updated 11/2019
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 19 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • STEP 1: Develop Your Ideas into Fundable Proposals
  • STEP 2: Research Funders Who Are a Great Fit for You
  • STEP 3: Customize Your Proposal Using Funder Specifications
  • STEP 4: Respond to the Decision
  • 2 Sample Proposals and 15 Checklists & Worksheets
Requirements
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader (to view PDFs)
  • Assignments encourage students to focus on their own and their organization's ideas and dreams
  • Freelance writers should have a nonprofit, school/university, government agency or hospital in mind
Description

Write down this number: $1.2 BILLION! That’s how much students won in grant funding in just 2 ½ years when they applied the proven system you’ll find inside this course. No more overwhelm! No more confusion! No more failure! Students’ success rates soared through the roof! Your success rate will skyrocket, too! In fact, you can triple your success rate by simply conducting a "pre-proposal contact" (secret 8) and "mock review" (secret 28).

Inside this course, you will learn all 30 time-tested secrets (outlined below)! Imagine how many more grants will get approved when you apply winning techniques from not-just-one but 80 expert grant professionals, using a simple, yet powerful 4-step process with checklists and worksheets to make your job easier, faster and more effective. Enroll today! This is what you will learn:

STEP 1: Develop Your Idea

83% of top grant writers we studied agree … get clear on what you want, first. In Step 1 (Secrets 4-13), you’ll discover how to develop your idea for funding into a fundable plan including this vital topics…

  • Dream Big

  • Tap Into Your Passion

  • 2 Ways to Be Original & Attract Funders

  • Timely Ideas that Attract Funders

  • 3 Ways to Solve Problems & Attract Funders

  • 3 Aspects of Compelling Ideas that Attract Funders

  • 21 Strategies for a Killer Sustainability Plan

  • Have Your 15-Second Elevator Pitch Ready

  • Assess The Needs Of Community First

  • 8 Basic Sections of a Winning Proposal

STEP 2: Research Funders

Once you get clear on your idea for funding, Step 2 (Secrets 14-22) focuses on finding funders whose ideas match yours. You will learn the best ways to find funders whose ideas match yours, as well as the 4 funder types (i.e., corporations, foundations, government agencies, and individual donors), and the best way to contact funders. You will learn how to…

  • Lower Your Risk of Failure In Getting a Grant

  • Find the Perfect Keywords for Your Search

  • Approach Corporations Strategically

  • Approach Foundations Strategically

  • Approach Government Agencies Strategically

  • Approach Individual Donors Strategically

  • Use Linear & Nonlinear Approaches To Funding

  • Triple Your Chances with Pre-Proposal Contacts

  • Save Time By Scanning Application Forms And Guidelines

STEP 3: Customize Your Proposal

Once you know what you want and have identified funders interested in funding you, 100% of the top grant writing experts ALL agree that you must customize your proposal to funder specifications if you want to be successful. Step 3 (Secrets 23-28) shows you how to customize your proposal based on funder guidelines including ways to make your proposal stand out. You will learn how to…

  • Create A Timeline for Success

  • Adopt The Right Winning Attitude

  • Assemble Support Data

  • Use World-Class Writing Tips

  • Dress Up Your Proposal

  • Triple Your Chances with Mock Reviews

Then, you submit your proposal! Done! Right? Wrong! Most people stop here. But, you won’t!

STEP 4: Respond to the Funder’s Decision

In Step 4 (Secrets 29-30), you’ll learn how to reframe a rejection into a success, as well as the most important lesson of all (and it comes from my mom!). Topics in this section include…

  • Celebrate or Transform Your Failure Into Success

  • If My Mom Can Do It, So Can You

Who this course is for:
  • Beginning grant writers (paid or volunteer)
  • Freelance writers looking to add grant proposal writing to their skillset
  • Staff, administrators, board members, and volunteers with "grant eligible" charities, schools, government agencies & hospitals
Course content
Expand all 30 lectures 04:05:58
+ Getting Started
3 lectures 35:46
Secret 2 – Expand Your Grant Thinking
10:15
Secret 3 – Summarize the Top Pros - 5 Observations
13:23
+ STEP 1 - Develop Your Idea Into a Fundable Proposal
10 lectures 01:11:55
Secret 4 – Dream Big
05:58
Secret 5 – Tap Into Your Passion
07:00
Secret 6 – 2 Ways to Be Original & Attract Funders
03:31
Secret 7 – Timely Ideas that Attract Funders
05:58
Secret 8 – 3 Top Ways to Solve Problems & Attract Funders
08:35
Secret 9 – 3 Aspects of Compelling Ideas that Attract Funders
06:23
Secret 10 – 21 Strategies for a Killer Sustainability Plan
12:47
Secret 11 – Have Your 15-Second Elevator Pitch Ready
05:22
Secret 12 – Assess the Needs of Your Community First
06:31
Secret 13 – 8 Basic Sections of a Winning Proposal
09:50
+ STEP 2 - Research Funders
9 lectures 01:18:45
Secret 14 – Lower Your Risk of Failure in Getting a Grant
07:30
Secret 15 – Find the Perfect Keywords for Your Search
12:37
Secret 16 – Approach Corporations Strategically
10:16
Secret 17 – Approach Foundations Strategically
05:55
Secret 18 – Approach Government Agencies Strategically
09:07
Secret 19 – Approach Individual Donors Strategically
05:25

Secret 20 covers two unique ways to approach finding a potential funder from one of the four funder groups.

Secret 20 – Use Linear & Nonlinear Approaches to Funders
07:45
Secret 22 – Save Time By Scanning Application Forms & Guidelines
06:33
+ STEP 3 - Customize Your Proposal Based on Funder Specs
6 lectures 43:22
Secret 23 – Create A Timeline for Success
09:30
Secret 24 – Adopt the Right Attitude
08:02
Secret 25 – Assemble Support Data
04:34
Secret 26 – Use 14 World-Class Writing Tips
04:30
Secret 27 – Dress Up Your Proposal
05:56
Secret 28 – Triple Your Chances with Mock Reviews
10:50
+ STEP 4 - Respond to the Decision
2 lectures 16:10
Secret 29 – Celebrate or Transform Your Failure Into Success
13:31
Secret 30 – If My Mom Can Do It, So Can You
02:39