Certificate of Grant Writing and Management


August 8, 2024

Start Time

9:00 am

End Time

12:30 pm



Event Type

Nonprofit University

Registration Details

Members: $360
Non-Members: $476

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Taking a strategic approach to pursuing grants is key to securing the needed financial support for your organization’s mission. If the success of your operations and programs depends on receiving grants, or you’d like to begin pursuing grants to diversify your revenue stream, this next-level training series is for you. Join us to go beyond the basics to learn how to not only write compelling proposals but create a powerful grant management system that will secure maximum funds.

Learners who register for the full certificate are encouraged to bring an in-development or prospective grant application for hands-on application of concepts throughout the series. Each individual course may have additional suggested materials to support immediate practice of knowledge and skills.

Full participation in the Certificate of Grant Writing and Management is applicable for 14 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Included Courses

FND 240 | Constructing a Powerful Case for Support

Learn how to develop an effective “case statement,” the argument for supporting your work – the foundation for your donor communications and a valuable resource for everyone who is soliciting donations on your organization’s behalf. Learn more.

Upcoming Dates

August 8, 2024

FND 241 | Writing Winning Grants for Foundation and Corporate Giving

Learn how to turn organizational needs into fundable ideas and present them in competitive proposals. Learn more.

Upcoming Dates

August 15, 2024

FND 242 | Begin with the End in Mind: Grant Budgeting

Learn how to use a grant’s end goals to develop a budget, and the proper budgeting structures to promote compliance and ease reporting. Learn more.

Upcoming Dates

August 22, 2024

FND 243 | Grant Reporting for Impact

Learn how to set your organization up for success by establishing systems for data collection and tracking, considering both quantitative and qualitative reporting requirements. Learn more.

Upcoming Dates

August 29, 2024

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