• Writing a Grant Proposal: Problem Statement

    Grant Proposal This chapter of a grant proposal focuses stating the problem that the intended project will be addressing, and why it is important to address the problem in the said setting/society. Although there could be other problems in the society, you need to focus on one; perhaps you could mention other issues related to the problem you are addressing, and how solving the main issue would contribute to solving them or minimizing their impact in the society. This section of the grant proposal should also consist of background information or data that will help quantify the magnitude of the problem. Although it is argued that qualitative data helps in improving the quality of quantitative data, it is advisable that you use quantitative data when writing a grant proposal. The data presented in this section of a grant proposal should be based on facts for the proposal to have credibility.

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  • Causes and Solutions to Writer’s Block in Writing Grant Proposal

    Writing Grant Proposal Even after gathering all the information you need, writing a grant proposal is not an easy task. That you might experience writer’s block cannot be ruled out. This notwithstanding, you must devise ways of overcoming this challenge because the proposal must be submitted within the agreed date. Below are causes of writer’s block, and tips of overcoming it, when writing a grant proposal. a)     Health challenges Some health issues may cause you not to focus on writing a grant proposal, or might hinder you from writing a winning grant proposal. When this happens, based on the deadline you have, you could choose to wait and heal first, or you could request for grant proposal writing assistance.

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  • The components of a grant proposal

    Grant Proposal Grant proposal is one document that you cannot afford to mess up with. It must be written following the stipulated sections, and each section must have relevant information. Below is a general guideline on the components of a grant proposal, but is bound to vary based on the requirements of a particular funding institution. 1)     The cover letter When writing a grant proposal, it should be one page written on the letterhead for the applicant and signed by the highest official in the organization. The letter should allude to prior discussion, and should show an understanding of the donor’s vision, and how the project will contribute to accomplishment of the vision.

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  • Should students buy grant proposals from online writing services?

    Grant Proposals Grant proposals should be written with skill if one is to achieve the intended results. Whether to buy grant proposals from online proposal writing assistance entirely is based on the writing needs of the students. However, buying proposals from writing services is acceptable as long as students do not abuse the integrity of writing grant proposals. Online grant proposal writing services are helpful in writing grant proposal in the following ways: 1)     They help you write a grant proposal from scratch Writing a proposal from scratch can take any of the following approaches: The grant proposal writing experts give you guidelines on how to conceptualize, research for a grant proposal and write the grant proposal. This is mostly recommended because it gives writers hands on experience in research and writing, thereby improving their skill.

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  • Developing a grant proposal

    Grant Proposal The purpose of writing a grant proposal is to convince the funding institution to fund your project because of its viability. Therefore, you must prepare adequately not only to get the attention of the funding institutions, but also to qualify for a grant. The first step towards developing a grant proposal is to familiarize yourself with the requirements or the criteria for the funding institutions. Familiarization will help the applicant gather important information such as: When funds are available Deadline by when applications should be made, and The process used to make applications etc

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  • Demonstrating your organizational capacity when writing a grant proposal

    Writing a Grant Proposal Writing a grant proposal focuses on pointing prevalent issues in the society, and giving a plan of how these issues will be addressed. In addition, writing a grant proposal gives you an opportunity to show your capability and accountability. Of course, before a funding organization gives a grant, the proposals go through a review process to determine the most suitable candidate to give the grant. On top of the list on the aspects that are reviewed in the proposal is the applicant’s capacity. This means that you must demonstrate an ability to achieve the goals of the project as stipulated in the proposal.  How then do you demonstrate your capacity or your organization’s capacity? Below are important tips on how to do so when writing a grant proposal:

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