Grant Writing Training 

Grant Writing Express: Introduction to Proposal Writing


July 28, 2021 

11:00AM - 4:00PM EST


Cost: $289

Team - up to 3 is $747

Nonprofit - up to 10 is $1992

"Good session. Simple and practical information for me to jumpstart my grant writing. Looking forward to the challenge"- MD, April 2018 

"Interactive sessions involving everyone. Very hands on." MD, April 2018 

Grant Writing Express is a simple and practical virtual workshop that highlights everything you need to jumpstart (or improve) your grant writing skills.

Throughout the 5-hour workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Decode and successfully respond to Foundation and Corporate grant requests.

  • Write a Letter of Intent, Needs Statement, Project Budget, and SMART Project Goals and Objectives.

  • Create a "Game Plan" for writing solo or with your team.


We will also discuss best practices; new issues like Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; and how the 2020 Presidential election will reshape the face of nonprofit funding.


New for 2021: Each registration also receives up to 1 hour of 1-to-1 support with the trainer!

Session Date: 7/28/2021 (11:00 AM- 4:00 PM EST).

Can't attend the live event? No worries each session will be recorded and available for viewing at your convenience for 3 months.

**What to Expect**

  1. Certificate of Completion after successful completion

  2. Hands-on activities and practice in class

  3. Grant Writer on Demand" -1.0 hour of 1 to 1 support with the trainer per registration ($120 value)

  4. An electronic copy of our Grant Writing Toolkit ($15 Value)

  5. Free Grant Writing Resources 

  6. Games, Polls, and Quizzes for an Interactive Session

  7. Recording of the Workshop for 3 months

  8. 6 credit hours


Whether a newbie or a seasoned pro this class offers something for everyone. Each session is interactive and engaging.​ And, l'll share "tips and tricks" of the trade that have helped me raise millions for communities in need.

This class benefits beginner to intermediate nonprofit staff, grant writers, and fundraisers.


About Your Trainer 


Dondra Ward, CEO of Sidnae Global Research, will lead the training. As a grant reviewer she has evaluated  $200M+ in grants and contracts for 10 government programs in health, education, agriculture, and environment. As a grant writer she has helped nonprofits- large and small- develop winning proposal strategies for foundation and government grants. She is a Grant Professionals Association Approved Trainer.