Grantseeking Process

The Grants Office offers a variety of services to help you design a fundable project, find a funder, and craft a successful proposal or letter of inquiry. Please use the pages below to learn more about the process of finding, writing, and getting a grant.

  • Design Your Project - This page provides tips on how to tease a project out of an idea and make it an attractive proposition to funders.
  • Find a Funder - On this page we've listed in-depth explanations of the different kind of funders and links to resources to help you pick ones with the best fit for your grant project.
  • Write the Proposal - Here we break down the requirements for a proposal how to write an abstract, what a funder expects in an evaluation section, and more.
  • Develop Your Budget - The budget is a crucial part of your proposal learn the funders lingo and download a template to help you flesh out your project's budget.