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The Writing Successful Grants KnowledgeBase is an online resource aiding education professionals in their pursuit of public and private grants to support local programs. Its five elements contain information and resources that assist the grant seeker with developing their project, writing the grant proposal and managing the grant upon its award.
Task 2: Match Project Ideas with Grant Funders' Interests and/or Requirements
Guideline: Before developing the grant proposal, the grant seeker should assure the project idea is in line with the funding source's philanthropic interests. Each foundation has guidelines for grant seekers specifying interest areas for which they are willing to fund projects. Matching grant funders' interests or requirements with the project idea enhances the prospects of submitting a successful grant proposal.