Library Offers "Proposal Writing Basics" Workshop

June 3, 2011----The University of Delaware Library will present a workshop on Thursday, June 16, 2011, entitled “Proposal Writing Basics” during the 2011 Summer Session. This workshop is for those new to proposal writing and will focus on the key components of proposals to private foundations. The workshop will cover ways in which the proposal fits into the overall grant-seeking process, standard elements of a proposal, tips on strengthening the proposal and communicating with funders during the grant process.

This workshop is sponsored by The Foundation Center, a nonprofit organization founded in 1956 with the mission to strengthen the social sector by advancing knowledge about philanthropy in the U.S. and around the world.  The workshop instructor is Janice Rosenberg, senior librarian with the Foundation Center, Washington, D.C.

Time:              Thursday, June 16, 2011, 10 a.m.-12 noon
Location:         Class of 1941 Lecture Room, Morris Library, First Floor
Presenter:       Janice Rosenberg, senior librarian, The Foundation Center

This workshop is available at no charge and is open to the public and to University of Delaware faculty, staff and students. Seating is limited and registration is required. To register online go to: []

Questions can be sent via email to or by calling 302-831-2432.



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