Comment on 6 Tips for Better Grant Management by Cecil Carter

November 6, 2017 Cecil Carter

Nicole, I’ve won a lot of grants…I’m just seeing you post. I would add a #7 and put it first…READ THE INSTRUCTIONS…I make it a rule to read instructions at least 5 times…With every reading, I discover a little nugget of valuable information. When I was a grant maker, this was the #1 disqualifier. Grant makers are trying to weed out grant proposals from the thousands they get. On the 5th reading of one grant instruction, I caught the font type was “Georgian”…Who uses that you ask?…grant makers do to weed folks out.
Cecil Carter

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