Secrets to Successful Grant Writing

Learning the Fundamental Tools to Simplify Grant Writing
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

In “Secrets to Successful Grant Writing” you will learn the fundamental tools to simplify grant writing. You will learn the initial steps in grant writing that will establish a broad foundation of skills and knowledge. This course was created for the express purpose of helping you to Get Your Grants Applications Funded.

A wide range of direction and knowledge awaits you in this entry level grant writing course. You will be able to pursue grant funding for your organization or client from a position of knowledge and know-how with the approaches, secrets and concepts designed specifically for you.

We will be sharing with you the tools, steps for preparing a grant application, and secrets that we have acquired in over 40 years of successfully winning grants.

This online training course has the following features:

    ·45 minutes of focused lectures.

    ·You can pursue your grant training from the location of your choice.

    ·You can take the training at your very own speed.

    ·We share our proven secrets based upon years of very successful grant writing.

    ·Every step in the training is very easy to comprehend.

    ·Grant writing professionals are available to answer your grant writing questions.

Grant training is the key to effective grant writing. This course will certainly assist you in acquiring winning results for finding, creating and submitting grants. The valuable assistance that we give to our students’ leaves no stone unturned in our effort to provide you with the essential tools and knowledge needed to prepare and write successful grants.

We will be sharing with you the secrets and steps for preparing a grant application that we have used in successfully winning over $100 million in grant awards.

GET YOUR GRANT APPLICATIONS FUNDED when you make our grant writing course your launching pad for success!

What are the requirements?

  • No prerequisites, just competitive spirit and desire to create results.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Goal: By the end of the course, student will have the initial understanding of the skills necessary to become a successful grant writer.
  • Objective: In this course, student will learn the fundamental tools to simplify grant writing

What is the target audience?

  • Student with a desire to become a successful grant writer

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: My First Section
Course Overview
Section 2: Introduction

You should know:

Instructor’s Goals –

Educate, guide and provide meaningful course material

Student’s Goals –

Learn initial steps in grant writing


You should know:

Summary of Grant Writer definition:

-Know your subject

-Create bold solutions

-Bottom line – win over the grantors and reviewers


You should know:

Grant applications generally include 6 critical elements. These elements cover the full grant cycle from the grant offer to the implementation.

Section Summary
Section 3: Exploring Grant Writing As A Career

You should know:

3 types of Grant Writers are:


-Consultant in a specific field

-General Consultant

Where To Start

You should know:

Essential abilities summary:

--Write and express facts

Knowledge about your project

-Inform and persuade favorable response to grant application

Section Summary
Section 4: Before You Write A Grant Application

You Should Know:

Your Organization/Client

-Understand project assignment

-Review and assess needs

-Review prior grant efforts

-Obtain input from decision makers

-Ongoing communication about project progress


You Should Know:

Your Grantor(s)

After you have selected grantors

-Document specific details about each grantor

-Create a specific strategy for each grantor

-Make contact with grantor or reviewer

-Schedule a meeting with grantor or reviewer

-Develop a relationship


You Should Know:

Your Support Team

-For maximum results know your team

-Ongoing communication is necessaryYou Should Know:

Section Summary
Section 5: Leave No Stone Unturned

You Should Know:

Grant research is an essential skill

-Be patient this skill takes time to fully develop

-Research should match your project needs with the needs of the grantor

-Make sure your project is eligibleYou Should Know:

Funding Sources
Section Summary
Section 6: Important Truths

You should know:

Initial exposure to the six sections of most grant applications and how the sections relate to each other is very important truth for successful grant writing.


You should know:

There are many rules related to Grant Writing. These are what we consider the eight (8) most important. These thumbs will never lead you down the wrong path.

Section Summary
Section 7: Conclusion
Next Steps
Course 101 Quiz
You Should Know Quiz
10 questions

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Instructor Biography

John Canada, Get Your Grants Funded - NOW

John Canada, founder of John Canada & Associates, Inc.

Professional-Solutions Program for Grant Writing was created by the consulting firm of John Canada & Associates, Inc. The firm has provided, over the last 14 years, extensive professional experience to a broad spectrum of clients, that include, but not limited to, federal and state government agencies, county and municipal government programs, social and human service agencies, school districts, police departments, volunteer and combined fire departments, non-profit agencies and capital projects.

Insider Experience:

In the area of grant writing, our team has exceptional experience and success in winning grant awards in excess of $100 million dollars with a grant award success rate of over 90%. We owe our outstanding award success rate to our experience in all areas related to grants:

  • Researching and Finding viable Grants and Loans
  • Reviewing Grant Application Proposals on behalf of Grantors
  • Providing Financial Leveraging Strategies
  • Preparing and Coordinating Grant:
  • o Applications

    o Budgets

    o Graphic Presentations

    o Grant Management Plans

    o Implementation Plans

    o Reporting and Evaluations

    o Development of Grant Proposals

    Our internal motto is “leave no stone unturned”. This approach produces creative thinking and visionary results in winning grant awards.

    Professional-Solutions Program was created for the express purpose of helping people Get Your Grants Funded. Valuable assistance is given to our students as we "leave no stone unturned" in our efforts to provide you with the essential tools you will need to prepare and write successful grants. It is the focus of our courses to share and provide to you, the students, unique experiences, tips and secrets so that you have the tools to Get Your Grants Funded.

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