I’ve mentioned this before, but it’s worth repeating. Follow every RFP/NOFO guideline and requirement: page limits, margins, font type, font size, line spacing (including line spacing of tables, headers and footers), information that should (and should not) be included in the appendices, what can (and can not) be included in the budget and so on. […]
November 17, 2020 Detroit City Council on Tuesday approved plans by the city to compete for a federal grant to bring more affordable housing to the Corktown area and improve public spaces. The city’s housing and revitalization department will submit a bid for the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which […]
Feels a little different in 2020.
Optimism > Pessimism
November 18, 2020 Texas Tech University has been awarded a federal grant of $236,997 for mental health research related to suicide prevention, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced today. Specifically, the grant will be used to research the dynamic regulatory processes in the transition from suicidal ideation to action. The funding comes through the National Institute […]
Here’s an idea very few grant seekers take advantage of: look at other organizations’ proposals. Many federal agencies post successful proposals online (they’re public documents after all). Visit the federal websites with the grants you’re interested in and download a few proposals from previous cycles. Take a look at everything: see how they’re formatted, how […]
November 22, 2020 GATX, a railcar company in Hearne, has been operating for over 121 years and has provided jobs for many. ”I actually work in the definition department, and that’s where they’re actually doing a lot of this like new equipment they’re doing there. All like the exterior blast equipment that they’re doing so […]
Here’s a simple fact: talking doesn’t get things done. People love to talk new ideas to death. To Hell with that. Less talk, more action. Make it happen.
November 21, 2020 A $1.45 million grant aimed at boosting entrepreneurship in Hall and five other Northeast Georgia counties has been awarded to the University of North Georgia. The three-year grant from the U.S. Department of Labor will benefit high school students in Dawson, Fannin, Forsyth, Gilmer, Hall and Lumpkin counties. The program will expand […]