Effective Grant Writing and Program Evaluation for Human Service Professionals
Wiley, Oct 8, 2009 - Business & Economics - 256 pages
A state-of-the-art guide for developing grants witha strong emphasis on using program outcome measurement to underscore need and accountability
Based on the authors' many years of experience in the public and nonprofit sectors, Effective Grant Writing and Program Evaluation for Human Service Professionals integrates the topics of grant proposal writing and program evaluation, offering grant seekers the practical guidance they need to develop quality proposals, obtain funding, and demonstrate service results and accountability.
The authors clearly and succinctly illustrate and describe each stage of the grant writing and evaluation process. Problems or issues that arise frequently are highlighted and followed by specific advice. In addition, numerous real-world examples and exercises are included throughout the book to give readers the opportunity for reflection and practice.
This timely reference incorporates a strengths perspective, providing:
This grant writing and program evaluation guide follows a needs-driven, evidence-based, result-oriented, and client-centered perspective. Its authoritative discussion equips human service professionals to effectively develop grants with a strong emphasis on measuring program outcomes.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - EricPatterson - LibraryThing
This book is very interesting to read and shows an individual looking for grants what they should do in order to obtain one. While this was a textbook for a course I took it also had a lot of value ... Read full review