Talent Academy Success!  7/24 11a-11:45a Tour of the Online Platform Having trouble finding the right grant for your mission? Check out our free online tour at 11a, to discover how the Cooperative Network can help you with your grant seeking. Register for the event and you’ll receive access to the webinar!    8/2 First Friday Capacity Builders Breakfast 8:30a-10aCapacity…

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What can you do when you receive a letter of declination? Here are some ideas: For federal proposals, you should receive panel feedback and scores on your application. Take the time to go through these, as you can likely improve your score on next year’s grant round. Many federal agencies post winning proposals on their websites.…

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Even if you are not funded, the process of putting together an ambitious proposal, including a budget and all the attachments, can pay off. A significant grant proposal forces planning and organization to happen quickly because you have a deadline and a list of requirements. Those general thoughts of “we should update our financials and our…

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At The Grants Collective, we’ve seen a lot of grants get submitted with sweaty palms and jittery fingers, and we’ve been known to pop the bubbly over some particularly cantankerous submissions. Inevitably, we’re asked, What happens next?  We’ve volunteered for and worked as grant reviewers for community foundations, state programs, and federal agencies, so we can give…

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