As business houses and corporations have gained momentum, so has their need for raising funds for their activities. This in turn has resulted in a surge in demand of grant writing consultant: a person experienced in the application process for funding provided by an institution such as a government department, corporation, foundation or trust. These submissions or proposals require both knowledge and expertise in preparing these proposals. This is required as all potential funding sources have different requirements and look towards some unique characteristics in the appraisals.
To become a successful grant writing consultant, one needs to master the art and science of identifying a business house’s needs and preparing such proposals or submissions to potential funding sources. This requires training in relevant field beginning with:
Apart from these, there are some characteristics which a grant writing consultant must possess: