The "how To" Grants Manual: Successful Grantseeking Techniques for Obtaining Public and Private Grants

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Rowman & Littlefield in partnership with the American Council on Education, 2011 - Education - 373 pages
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This highly acclaimed, best-selling book in the ACE Series has been created for novice grant seekers who need instruction on how to begin the grants process, as well as for seasoned grant seekers who want to learn new techniques to save time and increase their success rate. Now in its seventh edition, this book will help you work smarter, not harder, in the pursuit of grant support. Several colleges that use this system report success rates of 75 percent. This new edition of The "How To" Grants Manual seeks to improve success rates to an even higher percentage. Advances in technology and changes in grants and research programs due to changing institutional budget priorities have prompted the author's preparation of this seventh edition. Revisions to grant-seeking strategies have caused the author, working with grantors and advisory groups, to retool the manual's worksheets and communications templates. These extremely useful supplementary materials are available by contacting Please send an email, and our textbooks coordinator will be able to send you the materials."

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The "how to" grants manual: successful grantseeking techniques for obtaining public and private grants

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Since it was first published in 1984, Bauer's manual has become a standard in its field. In this new edition, he has updated the examples, added some new strategies, and expanded the information about ... Read full review

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User Review  - Angela - Goodreads

Good "List of Resources" for contacts, websites, associations and govt agencies with addresses and phone numbers of agencies compiling and managing grant info and awarding grants. Also forms and planner pages to order in the appendix "David G. Bauer Associates, Inc, Ordering Info" Read full review

About the author (2011)

David G. Bauer has been a successful grant seeker for 40 years. He is president of David G. Bauer Associates, Inc., a consulting firm providing educationally based grantseeking and fund raising seminars and materials. Bauer has taught more than 40,000 individuals the keys to grantseeking and fund raising. Bauer is also author of 10 books on winning grants and administering grants programs, some having appeared in several editions.

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