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Proposal Writing Basics

Washington, DC

Learn about the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization.

90 minutes

If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering:

  • What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation?
  • Who should sign a grant request?
  • How should the proposal be packaged?
  • Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
  • Where can you find more information on proposal writing, including sample proposals?

Proposal Writing Basics, an introductory overview of the process for new proposal writers, will give you some answers!

Free Registration

This program is offered free of charge. Space is limited. Please arrive on time or your seat may be given away to others who are waiting to attend.

You can register online, in person, or by calling 202-331-1400.

Where:   The Foundation Center - Washington, DC
1627 K Street, N.W.
Third Floor
Washington, DC 20006-1708
Tel: (202) 331-1400
Directions:   Click here for directions to the Washington DC Library.
Registrants requiring ASL signers or other disability-related services are asked to contact the Foundation Center at least two weeks in advance by calling (202) 331-1400.

To register online please select one of the following sessions:
Thursday, November 11, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Friday, December 3, 10:00-11:30 am

Tuesday, December 21, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

To see available sessions in January, 2011, please visit our NEW website for grantseekers, Grantspace.

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