The Complete Book of Grant Writing

Learn to Write Grants Like a Professional

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Nancy Burke Smith,E. Gabriel Works

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1402220588

Category: Business

Page: 274

View: 8766

The most complete grant writing book on the market, including sample letters and 15 sample grant proposals.

The Essential College Professor

A Practical Guide to an Academic Career

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Jeffrey Buller

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470373733

Category: Education

Page: 432

View: 1737

The Essential College Professor is about the "how" and "why" of being a faculty member today. Based on the author's series of highly successful faculty development workshops, each chapter deals concisely with the most important information college professors need at their fingertips when confronted by a particular challenge or faced with an exciting opportunity. Written both as a comprehensive guide to an academic career and as a ready reference to be consulted whenever needed, The Essential College Professor emphasizes proven solutions over untested theories and stresses what faculty members have to know now in order to be successful in their careers. Each chapter is concluded by a short exercise that faculty members can perform to help them, for instance, completely revise a course by restructuring the syllabus and course materials, bring new life to a research project by reframing it as a book proposal or grant application, and so on.

Winning Library Grants

A Game Plan

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Herbert B. Landau

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838910475

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 176

View: 4302

Here's a practical and comprehensive manual that guides you through grant fundamentals. The author's game plan will help you find relevant funders by analyzing eligibility criteria, write and prepare grant applications, and increase your chances for success by using additional tactics, such as pre- and post-submission marketing to "sell" your institution to a funder.--[book cover]

Grant-Writing Business

Step-by-Step Startup Guide

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: N.A

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 161308207X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1006

View: 4299

Thanks to funders like the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, grant writing is a growing industry and a vital service needed by nonprofit organizations. Order this guide and learn how to use your existing talents to get started as a grant writer—earning not only big profits but the priceless satisfaction that comes from helping laudable causes find funding. Grant writing is a craft that can be cultivated and mastered, and we show you how. You learn the main elements of a grant proposal, how to identify a need and propose a solution for foundations, where to look for grant funders, and what tactics to use to approach them. Learn everything you need to know to get started in this lucrative industry with step-by-step guidelines, including: Who needs grants Types of funders Finding grants Understanding a funders' guidelines A to Z of the grant proposal Effective grant-writing techniques How to confidently run your business If you enjoy delving into research, have great writing and speaking skills, and can passionately communicate the missions of organizations you believe in, you could have a bright future as the owner of a grant writing business. This guide gives you a one-of-a-kind grant-writing toolkit and shows you how to use it to win funding. Whether you'd like to write full or part time, this guide's top-to-bottom look at the field ensures you start like a seasoned pro. The First Three Years In addition to industry specific information, you’ll also tap into Entrepreneur’s more than 30 years of small business expertise via the 2nd section of the guide - Start Your Own Business. SYOB offers critical startup essentials and a current, comprehensive view of what it takes to survive the crucial first three years, giving your exactly what you need to survive and succeed. Plus, you’ll get advice and insight from experts and practicing entrepreneurs, all offering common-sense approaches and solutions to a wide range of challenges. • Pin point your target market • Uncover creative financing for startup and growth • Use online resources to streamline your business plan • Learn the secrets of successful marketing • Discover digital and social media tools and how to use them • Take advantage of hundreds of resources • Receive vital forms, worksheets and checklists • From startup to retirement, millions of entrepreneurs and small business owners have trusted Entrepreneur to point them in the right direction. We’ll teach you the secrets of the winners, and give you exactly what you need to lay the groundwork for success. BONUS: Entrepreneur’s Startup Resource Kit! Every small business is unique. Therefore, it’s essential to have tools that are customizable depending on your business’s needs. That’s why with Entrepreneur is also offering you access to our Startup Resource Kit. Get instant access to thousands of business letters, sales letters, sample documents and more – all at your fingertips! You’ll find the following: The Small Business Legal Toolkit When your business dreams go from idea to reality, you’re suddenly faced with laws and regulations governing nearly every move you make. Learn how to stay in compliance and protect your business from legal action. In this essential toolkit, you’ll get answers to the “how do I get started?” questions every business owner faces along with a thorough understanding of the legal and tax requirements of your business. Sample Business Letters 1000+ customizable business letters covering each type of written business communication you’re likely to encounter as you communicate with customers, suppliers, employees, and others. Plus a complete guide to business communication that covers every question you may have about developing your own business communication style. Sample Sales Letters The experts at Entrepreneur have compliled more than 1000 of the most effective sales letters covering introductions, prospecting, setting up appointments, cover letters, proposal letters, the all-important follow-up letter and letters covering all aspects of sales operations to help you make the sale, generate new customers and huge profits.

Die Unsterblichkeit der Henrietta Lacks

Die Geschichte der HeLa-Zellen

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Rebecca Skloot

Publisher: Irisiana

ISBN: 3641051754

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 512

View: 7414

Dieses Buch betrifft uns alle Sie waren notwendig, um Fortschritte gegen Krebs und AIDS zu erzielen. Klonen und Genforschung wäre ohne sie nicht möglich gewesen. Kurz: Die größten Erfolge der Medizin der letzten Jahrzehnte basieren auf der Entdeckung der HeLa-Zellen. Hinter dem Kürzel verbirgt sich eine Frau namens Henrietta Lacks. Die Afroamerikanerin aus ärmlichen Verhältnissen starb 1951 jung an Gebärmutterhalskrebs. Zuvor wurden ihr ohne ihr Wissen Zellproben entnommen, die sich überraschenderweise vermehrten. Damit war der entscheidende Durchbruch in der Zellkulturforschung geschafft. Die prämierte Wissenschaftsjournalistin Rebecca Skloot stellt in ihrem brillant verfassten Buch wichtige Jahrzehnte der Medizingeschichte vor und wirft dabei immer wieder ethische Fragen auf. Sie erzählt die tragische Familiengeschichte der Lacks’, die von Rassismus und mangelnden Bildungschancen geprägt ist. Ihr Buch ist eine gekonnte Mischung aus Biografie, Medizingeschichte, Debattenbuch und beachtlichem Enthüllungsjournalismus.

The nonprofit manager's resource directory

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Ronald A. Landskroner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc

ISBN: 9780471392422

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 659

View: 2674

An essential resource for the nonprofit industry The Nonprofit Manager's Resource Directory is a comprehensive listing of resources nonprofits need-and need to know about-to keep their organizations running. With over 3,000 entries, the Directory lists trade associations, publications, online sites, nonprofit-oriented products, and service providers. Its extensive, cross-referenced index allows users to find information basic to managing a nonprofit, including assessment and evaluation, financial management, governance, human resource management, information technology, legal issues, professional and resource development, volunteerism, and international information. Cross-referenced to this is a breakdown by section detailing the type of information provided, including names of providers of products and services, support and advocacy organizations, periodicals, and publications. The CD-ROM version will have a searchable database offering fingertip access to the Directory's listings.

Applied Social Research

Tool for the Human Services

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Duane R. Monette,Thomas J. Sullivan,Cornell R. DeJong

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 551

View: 1182

Presenting the methods of social science research within the context of human service practice, the Fifth Edition of APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH is ideal for courses emphasizing applied research in human services, sociology, social work, criminal justice, counseling, and community planning. In this revised edition, the authors show research and human service practice as allies bound by common goals of advancing knowledge and creating a better world. Covering the full range of topics included in traditional social science research methods courses, the book devotes considerable attention to both qualitative and quantitative research methods. Used at the undergraduate and graduate levels, this popular text explores the growing diversity of ways in which research is applied to practice and the extensive links between research and practice.

High Performance

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Linda Frye Burnham

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Performance art

Page: N.A

View: 8100

RIE

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 3175

An einem Tag in Paris

Roman

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Ellen Sussman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783809026037

Category:

Page: 286

View: 2293

Geschichten, die die Liebe schreibt! Ein Sonnenstrahl spiegelt sich im Fenster eines Strassencafés, der Duft frischer Croissants liegt in der Luft, an einer Strassenecke verabschiedet sich ein Paar mit einem leidenschaftlichen Kuss: Ein neuer Tag beginnt in der Stadt der Liebe. Drei junge Französischlehrer treffen gleich die Menschen, denen sie heute während eines Spaziergangs durch Paris Sprache und Kultur näherbringen wollen. Ein gebrochenes Herz, der Wunsch nach Glück und eine unbestimmte Sehnsucht begleiten sie dabei. Sie wissen nicht, was das Leben heute für sie bereithält, nur eines ist sicher: Am Ende dieses Tages könnte sich alles verändert haben ... Ellen Sussman, Verfasserin von Drehbüchern und Kurzgeschichten, für die sie mehrfach ausgezeichnet wurde, unterrichtet Fiction Writing in Berkeley. Nach einem fünfjährigen Paris-Aufenthalt lebt die Autorin zusammen mit ihrer Familie wieder in Kalifornien.

Wasser für die Elefanten

Roman

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Sara Gruen

Publisher: Dumont Buchverlag

ISBN: 3832185658

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 3201

Gegen alle Widerstände - die märchenhafte Liebesgeschichte von Jacob und Marlena Amerika, 1931, die Wirtschaftskrise hat das Land fest im Griff. Der junge Tierarzt Jacob steht nach dem Unfalltod seiner Eltern vor dem Nichts. Verzweifelt springt er auf irgendeinen Zug auf – und landet bei Benzinis spektakulärster Show der Welt, einem drittklassigen Wanderzirkus. Unter Artisten, menschlichen Kuriositäten, den überall hinter den Kulissen schuftenden Arbeitern und den wunderbaren Tieren der Menagerie findet Jacob rasch Freunde. Und bald verliert er auch sein Herz: an die zauberhafte Dressurreiterin Marlena – und fast gleichermaßen an Rosie, eine reizende, verfressene Elefantendame, die hartnäckig jedes Kunststück verweigert. Leider ist Rosies Sturheit in den Hungerzeiten der Großen Depression ein echtes Problem – wenn auch kein so großes wie Marlenas gefährlich eifersüchtiger Ehemann. «Eine großartige Geschichte – spannend, unterhaltend, bewegend, komisch, traurig, wie eine richtig gute Vorstellung in einem Weltklassezirkus.» CHRISTINE WESTERMANN, WDR

City of Thieves

Roman

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Natalie C. Anderson

Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

ISBN: 3423432810

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 400

View: 4072

Aktuell, gesellschaftskritisch und zugleich hochspannend Tina war 5, als sie mit ihrer Mutter aus ihrer Heimat, dem Kongo, fliehen musste und Zuflucht in Sangui City, Kenia, fand. Als ihre Mutter ermordet im Haus ihres Arbeitgebers aufgefunden wird, hat Tina nur ein Ziel: Rache zu nehmen für den Mord an ihrer Mutter. Die nächsten Jahre versucht sie auf der Straße zu überleben, unter dem Schutz der Goondas, der führenden Gang in Sangui City, die Tina zur Meisterdiebin ausbilden. Als endlich der Moment der Rache gekommen ist, muss Tina, inzwischen 16, feststellen, dass die Wahrheit viel komplizierter und brutaler ist, als sie geahnt hatte. Die Aufklärung des Mordes führt Tina zurück in den Kongo, wo sie erfahren muss, dass ihre Mutter ihr vieles aus der Vergangenheit verschwiegen hat. Und das bringt sie und die ihr Nahestehenden in große Gefahr…

Schriftsteller werden

der Klassiker über das Schreiben und die Entwicklung zum Schriftsteller

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Dorothea Brande

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783866710696

Category:

Page: 132

View: 4861

AAPT Announcer

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: American Association of Physics Teachers

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Physics

Page: N.A

View: 1952