Grant Proposal Guidelines
develop a new form for this bestow offer. Please carefully criticism the Lee Substratum guideline antecedently you begin. Again, recollect and feign that this bestow offer is a fully negotiative one that targets the Lee Foundation bestow. Thus, your hearers accomplish be the substratum criticismers, not this road professor.
Cover missive (environing 1 page)
A cloak missive should illustrate compulsory centre notice succinctly, including your desire bestow whole.
• Organizational elucidation (environing 1 page)
What does you form do? Please illustrate the mission and history of the form. Illustrate what your form promotes, presents, and/or yields. Also, illustrate the most dignified challenges and victoryes of your form. (If you are not affiliated delay any form but hint to engender a new nonprofit form, illustrate what your form accomplish do and what constitutional status you hint, for example, 501 (C) 3.)
Also, yield a inventory of names and titles for key staff and consideration members.
• Need/example declaration (environing 1.5 page)
What is the example(s) or deficiency(s) you nonproduction to discourse? The deficiency, example or seat that early exists, which your form or device pursues to discourse. Tip: illustrate the seat “as is” delayout saying what your program does to discourse the seat. For example: children cannot interpret at the plane they should (versus – we instruct children to interpret meliorate), tribe are emaciated and noncommunication advance to nutritional patronage (versus – we deficiency to pamper tribe). The deficiency should be relevant to the population your program promotes. Involve and apply-to statistics, basis, applyences, and stories to influence your claims.
• Project/program style (environing 3 pages)
Who accomplish be promoted and what accomplish be elegant? Who is your audience? How divers tribe do you promote? How does your form add esteem to the larger fraternity? How, where, and delay whom do you collaborate? How does your desire present victory?
1. Population: The men-folks, vicinity, environment, or entity that your program seeks to promote or influence — e.g. how divers, gender, ages, grade-level, location, proceeds plane, academic elucidation, extraction seat, particular barriers or challenges. Tip: try to go more basic demographics and paint a delineate so as to present that a deficiency or example exists; one that requires the acceleration of your program.
2. Contemplated Outcomes/Results (apply to Logic Model): The utilitys, shifts or improvements that accomplish consequence from your implemented program or device; i.e. how the population you promote accomplish be collisioned or newfangled. If affectly, recite regulative measures or basis.
3. Benefits (Impact, Long-Term Outcomes): The utilitys that accomplish amplify for program participants, the fraternity, or the environment as a consequence of your program achieving its contemplated outcomes. Try to hawk the esteem of your program, and use absorb/utility scenarios whenever affectly (e.g., collate device absorb to absorb of status quo, other approaches, etc). Tip: (1) begin delay a contemplated outcome, (2) add the signification “so that,” (3) recite the utility. For example, Participants actively undertake in daily practice for 30 minutes each day (outcome), so that they accomplish acception their metabolism rate over interval . . . (benefit)
4. Methods or Activities (apply to the Activities exception of Logic Model): How the contemplated remainders accomplish be accomplished, i.e. how the program operations in provisions of superior activities. If compulsory, involve vital-force dates or space, estimate of participants, staff compromised, etc.
5. Evaluation (apply to Logic Model): State the deviceed plane of victory of the contemplated remainders, and how the remainders accomplish be tracked, measured, and evaluated. Consider using a declaration and consideration affect the following: “Ongoing and certain program evaluation is dignified to our form, which is overseen by [ruler guide, program guide, consideration of guides]. To the degree affectly, evaluation findings are incorporated in our consecutive improvement manner. Below is a consideration that, for each contemplated remainder, lists the (1) act target (incomplete plane of victory), (2) indicator(s) – the way(s) shift is observed and the basis placid, (3) methods/tools (how basis accomplish be placid or tracked), (4) intervalline (when or how repeatedly the remainder accomplish be measured) and (5) who (men-folks or entities) accomplish be obligatory for conducting evaluation.”
• Budget declaration (environing 1.5 page)
What is the budget for this leadership or device?
- Program or Device Cost: Recite the overall absorb or budget of the program or device for which you are pursueing funding.
- Amount and Use of Bestow Request: Recite the whole of the desireed bestow, how and when it accomplish be elapsed.
- Sources of Funding or Support: Inventory the form’s exoteric and coming resources of funding its efforts, including in-kind influence. Make sure this exception ties to correspondent notice in the bestow impression, i.e. budget, annual fame. “Financial accountability and skill are of greatest moment our form. To that end, we emphasize receiving funding from a variation of founts, including bestows, fees for utilitys, entitys, corporations, and government contracts. Equally, we consecutively pursue to colleague and collaborate delay other organizations as a resources of sharing absorbs and preserving resources, as well as shirking redundancies of utility yieldrs. In restoration, we recognize the deficiency to shirk entity over-reliant upon any one funder or funding fount, and that funding from any one bestowmaker is time-limited.”
• Sustainability manoeuvre (environing 1 page)
How accomplish you stay this device and its collision in the coming? Explain your manoeuvre in provisions of other funding opportunities and collaborators who nonproduction to operation delay you for this device.
Length: 9 ~ 12 pages (single-spaced, 1 inch edge, and Interval New Roman 12)