First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success by Cynthia Knowles
Look inside with Google Book Preview
First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success
By Cynthia Knowles

The First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success

By (author) See other recent books by Cynthia Knowles
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $53.95
Your Price: $48.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.43 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days

First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success by Cynthia Knowles

Book Description

In any organization that is alive with creative ideas, funding is a constant problem. Finding ways to support new programmes without cutting back on existing services can seem impossible to school districts whose budgets tighten annually. Therefore, finding a resource for funding outside of limited budgets is crucial; grants can provide that resource. Grant money is available for just about anything, if you know where to look and how to write the proposal. "The First-Time Grantwriter's Guide to Success" is a broadly applicable book that can be used by anyone assembling any grant proposal. While the book focuses on US Department of Education grants, it examines the common selection criteria applied by the majority of governmental departments, and includes portions of actual grant applications as examples."The First-Time Grantwriter's Guide to Success" is a complete reference to grant funding. The book includes multiple examples, as well as first hand experiences, failures, and successes. The author Cynthia Knowles provides readers with detailed information to navigate the process, from research, to writing, to submitting the final proposal. She includes a complete glossary of statute terms, forms and figures to assist readers in organization and planning, and a list of alternative grantwriting resources.

Buy First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success book by Cynthia Knowles from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780761945369
ISBN-10: 0761945369
Format: Paperback
(297mm x 210mm x 8mm)
Pages: 152
Imprint: Corwin Press Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 22-May-2002
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about First-time Grantwriter's Guide to Success book by Cynthia Knowles and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Cynthia Knowles

Cynthia R. Knowles works nationally helping schools, agencies, and businesses maximize the effectiveness of their prevention programs through student and employee training, curriculum review, data analysis, awareness education, and program evaluation. She works as the Health and Wellness Coordinator at Livonia Central School, Livonia, New York; as a lecturer at the State University of New York at Geneseo; as a supervisor of student teachers in health education at the State University of New York at Cortland; and as a professional ski instructor. Previously she has been the Director of Rehabilitation for a 135-bed homeless shelter, a psychotherapist for adolescents and their families, and a regional coordinator for the Safe and Drug Free Schools grant program. Through articles and training seminars, she advocates for truth, accuracy, and youth involvement in the field of violence and substance abuse. She teaches participants to question their sources and to validate all information before passing it on. Her politics are simple: She believes that all of us-parents, teachers, and neighbors-have the ability to change the world significantly through our interactions with youth. She believes in prayer and miracles but is still slightly superstitious and overinsured. Cynthia welcomes your feedback, especially your experiences, chal-lenges, insights, and successes with using this book for program evaluation.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Cynthia Knowles close
» close