Introduction to Finding Grants
Are you new to grantseeking?
Discover how to find potential funders and what they’re looking for in the nonprofits they support.
In this new self-paced online course, you will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including:
- Who funds nonprofits and what their motivations are
- What grantmakers really want to know about organizations that apply for funding
- How to identify and approach potential funders
CFRE Education Points: 1.5
How it works:
Within 1 business day of your registration, you will be enrolled in Introduction to Finding Grants and receive an e-mail with a link to create your online account at our eLearning platform, Bridge.
Bridge is mobile- and desktop-friendly and only requires a web browser (Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, or the latest version of Internet Explorer). Visit Bridge for more information on accessing courses, on navigating through a course and on technical requirements.
It takes most people an hour or less to complete this course; you will have access to it for one week after course enrollment.
New nonprofit grantseekers, anyone needing a refresher, volunteers, and students who want to learn about the field.
Our classroom training options can help you get:
SMARTER about proposal writing, proposal budgeting, and grantmaker relationships.
MORE CREATIVE in your approach to fundraising.
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