Introduction to Proposal Writing
Self-Paced eLearning (self-paced, about 30 minutes)
Are you new to proposal writing, or do you need a refresher on the basics? Now you can learn online!
One of our most popular topics is now available as a self-paced eLearning class! Sign up to get a thorough overview of how to prepare a standard project proposal for a foundation grant
After completing this course, you will:
- Know what to include in your proposal
- Be equipped with a few best practices in proposal writing
- Have a basic understanding of the proposal process and gain confidence to get started
CFRE Education Points: 1.25
How it works:
Within 1 business day of your registration, you will be enrolled in Introduction to Proposal Writing 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 organization proposal writers, anyone needing a refresher, and volunteers and students who want to learn about the proposal process.
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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