Grantsmanship for the Research Professional

Countless organizations in the nonprofit industry depend upon the critical work of skilled grant writers to obtain the reliable funding sources necessary to take their operations to the next level. Offered by industry expert Holly Falk-Krzesinski, this fully remote, two-day executive education-style workshop will introduce and enhance skills associated with effective grant opportunity identification, proposal preparation, the grant review process, and team science.

The course, designed for researchers at all levels, research administrators and managers, and grant and contract officers focused on pre-award activities, will prepare you for developing grant proposals that support both hypothesis-driven and need-based empirical research activities, with a focus on opportunities from government, corporate, and foundation sectors.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:


Additional Philanthropy and Nonprofit Organizations Courses

The School of Professional Studies offers a range of courses to meet the needs of today’s nonprofit professionals. Students will develop a combination of hands-on skills and theoretical knowledge taught by practitioners in the field from major nonprofit institutions, research universities and consulting firms

Choose from three certificate tracks to align with your career goals:

  • Philanthropy and Nonprofit Organizations
  • Nonprofit Professional
  • Fundraising Professional


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