Foundation Grant Funding
|Date: Thursday, April 19, 2012||Time: 8:45 AM - 12:30 PM|
|Location: Dey Hall, Toy Lounge|
|Seats available: 28||Register/Cancel by: 4/19/2012 8:45 AM (ET)|
|Foundations are quite different from federal agencies. While a good idea is important, foundations look for ideas that produce impact. This workshop shows how to identify promising foundations and how to learn about their interests, their leadership and their operations. It introduces electronic tools, shows how to read a foundation tax return, and stresses the importance of networking. It explains the role of the university development office in foundation grant seeking. Additional topics include preparing a letter of inquiry, the importance of personal meetings with board members or staff, and tips for building budgets.
Presenter: Robert P. Lowman, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Research Professor of Psychology.
8:45am-9:00am - Sign-in, breakfast
9:00am-12:30pm - Presentation
For more information about this event, please contact CFE Research Coordinator Sohini Sengupta at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 966-1741.
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