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K-12 Professionals

Grant Writing Made Easy

EDUC 600




Instructor: David Beyers

Grading: Letter or S/U

Spring, Summer & Fall (Ongoing)

Instruction Mode: Internet-Asynchronous (Online Class)

Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development

NDSU Credit Fee: $150 + Partner Course Fee: $250

Course Description:

In this course students will gain an understanding of what it takes to research, select, prepare for, and write a successful grant application.  By the end of the four weeks students will have applied for two grants that have the opportunity to enhance their classroom or school.


  • Analyze the components to grant writing.
  • Evaluate the specificity of a grantee in accordance with the funding source.
  • Collect the essential data necessary to provide qualifying status of the grantee.
  • Develop the researching skill-set and communication tools necessary to find a funding source.
  • Discuss presentation style characteristics; both desired and detrimental
  • Complete grant applications that meet qualifying standards and monetary limits.

Required software:

Any browser should work but IE 7 or Google Chrome are recommended.

**Registration Instructions:

Register for this class at http://www.gfspd.com/workshops.php