Grant Writing Basics
4-Week Course Starts April 12, 2021
- Identify grant opportunities that best fit the needs of your institution
- Develop the skills needed to prepare professional, competitive, compelling, and successful grant proposals.
- Formulate sample grant budget
- Plan a grant application
Sarah Hopley is the Senior Manager for Collection Services at the Center for Jewish History, located in New York City. In this role she oversees archival processing, digitization, conservation, and exhibition services, with a focus on grant funding. Previously, she was the Special Collections and Exhibits Librarian at Murray State University in Kentucky and, prior to that, she was a grant coordinator for an IMLS Connecting to Collections preservation education grant with the Wisconsin Historical Society. She holds a Master of Library and Information Science with a concentration in archives from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Frequently Asked Questions
Participants will spend approximately 2 hours each week on viewing lectures, answering quizzes, and completing written assignments.
It is recommended that you complete each week's work within that week to stay in sync with other learners.
1. View all lectures
2. Answer all quizzes
3. Complete all assignments
You will receive your certificate approximately 2 weeks after the course ends.
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