Funding Solutions Training Series

Equip your organization with success-backed advice and proven grant writing techniques to take your proposals to the next level. Design-your-own workshop option available for companies, organizations and local support agencies looking to book an event for your team or members.

Funding Solutions Workshops are provided by Jane Ramachandran, grant and partnership development expert (click here for bio).

Funding Solutions 101: Building a Foundation for Success

  • FREE one-hour workshop
  • Prerequisite: none
  • Created especially for those who are just getting started with funding, or want a solid foundation on the topic
  • Grant Readiness Checkup to find out if you are funding-ready
  • Discover 3 massive mistakes even smart funding professionals make that lower their chances of funding success
  • Learn which forms of funding are a big time waster, and how the pick the type that is right for you
  • Learn how to raise the visibility of your profile and more!


Funding Solutions 201: Finding Funding for Success

  • Duration: one-day (customized duration available)
  • Prerequisite: none
  • For those who are ready to apply for funding and want the inside track
  • Grant Readiness Checkup to find out if you are funding-ready
  • Learn 3 tricks to help swim through the ocean of funding information without drowning
  • Tips to help you find REAL leads
  • Learn my simple three-step method to clear away deadwood - fast!
  • Understand what many don’t when selecting which leads to pursue
  • Discover how to reduce and even eliminate unwanted "surprises"
  • Practice search skills and receive advice


Funding Solutions 301: Focusing Your Ideas for Success

  • Duration: one-day (customized duration available)
  • Prerequisite: Funding 201 or equivalent experience
  • For people who have selected a funding program and have a project in mind
  • Learn how to package and position your project for the ask
  • Jump over these five big mistakes many grant writers make that cause their proposal to not even be read
  • Learn the key differences between small versus large proposals
  • Uncover how to tell your story and get the partners you need
  • Demystify the budget development process
  • Understand how to multiply the value of your dollar through the power of leveraging
  • Get insight on how to manage the grant development process without losing your team - and your mind!
  • Time to develop your concept, peer-supported Pitchfest and feedback during workshop


Funding Solutions 401: Finalizing Proposals for Success

  • Duration: one-day (customized duration available)
  • Prerequisite: Funding 301 or equivalent experience
  • Benefit from immediately implementable grant writing strategies, tricks and tips, and best practices to make your proposal stand out
  • Scoop up these eight proposal writing tips that instantly boost your proposal's first impression and get funders to keep reading - and liking - what they see!
  • Five need-to-know time saving tips to conquer tricky online, pdf and Word proposal templates with ease
  • Understand the role of the funder during the grant writing process and how to make it work for you
  • Learn about the software and hardware we love to use and why
  • Hear strategic advice on the three smart pathways to help you grow your contributions and partners
  • And much more!


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