Another school year has begun, and for those of you who write grant proposals, you face the age-old question, "How do we decide to apply?" when presented with a grant opportunity.
If you have been reading Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for a while, you might have some clear indicators of what to look for when deciding whether to apply. If you are new to proposal writing, however, the following checklist in the book The Grants Development Kit by my colleague, Jacqueline Ferguson, should be helpful.
Ms. Ferguson suggests that you ask yourself the following