Harvard University Summer School

Creative Writing S-165

Writing Grant Proposals

Limited Enrollment Course
4 units
6-8:30 pm

Section 1: David Edward Berndt -- M, W 6-8:30 pm
Section 2: David Edward Berndt -- T, Th 6-8:30 pm

This course provides a thorough introduction to the planning and preparation of grant proposals. Topics include proposal planning; identifying and approaching a sponsor; planning, drafting, and revising the proposal document; and continued contacts with the sponsor after a proposal has been submitted. Each student develops a project for which support is sought, conducts extensive research on potential sponsors, and prepares a finished grant proposal to one of these sponsors. The course emphasizes the range of writing skills needed to make an effective case for one's project.

Instructor's Toolkit
URL: http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~creas165/

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