The Insider's Guide to Winning Education Grants, 1st Edition

  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 111859519X
  • ISBN-13: 9781118595190
  • DDC: 379.1
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 544 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

  • Price:  Sign in for price



This accessible guide written by teachers, for teachers offers educators a step-by-step process for researching, writing, applying for, and winning education grants. The book educates readers on the basics of grant writing, including what sources are the most reliable for securing education funding. It also serves as a practice tool, with worksheets, proposal templates, real-world examples, and advice from grant-winning teachers to help readers feel confident about navigating this somewhat daunting process. The bulk of the book focuses on the four main components of grant writing:  Composing a need statement Accurately describing the project Creating a manageable and realistic budget, and  Evaluating/assessing the project Bonus web contents include free downloadable proposal templates, interactive worksheets, sample proposals, and video instruction.  With The Insiders Guide to Winning Education Grants, readers will be able to confidently secure the proper funds needed to offer a robust experience for their students. 

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
The Authors.
About UNITE.
1: First Period: Grants 101.
2: Second Period: Composition.
3: Third Period: Creative Writing.
4: Fourth Period: Economics.
5: Fifth Period: Personal Finance.
6: Sixth Period: Statistics.
7: Seventh Period: Communication.
Appendix A: Templates and Worksheets.
Appendix B: Resources.