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Top 5 Proposal Writing Tips

Here are five quick tips from funders to get you started:


Give your proposal to someone else to read — NOT your cubicle-mate!


Tell a compelling story


Make it clear and comprehensive — have a well-thought-out plan


Talk about how this will be a mutually beneficial partnership


Follow the guidelines of the funder — and answer the questions the funder asks


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