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Grant Writing Essentials


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Develop their own proposal to address a specific community project need of their choosing
  • Describe how to build a project logic model
  • Recognize the key actions needed to create the end result or change the outcome in a specific project
  • Describe where to start the project development process and the key elements in a strong proposal
  • Engage a funder in a project development conversation



Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
June 6.5 hours N/A Downtown Part-time

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Program Description

Program Description

This course is designed for individuals responsible for developing funding proposals to granting agencies in order to support projects or ongoing programming in the non-profit sector. You will learn the essentials of putting together a successful proposal to key funding organizations. Bring your project ideas to class.

What will you come away with? We will train you to think strategically in the development of your project proposal. Students will learn to build project logic models, describe why funding programs are created, and what funders are trying to achieve with their programs. The class will also explore the key elements in proposals such as need and outcomes. Students will craft the essential pieces of a working project. Workbook included.


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

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VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


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Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

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Program Coordinator: Joy Dalla-Tina, VCC Leadership, 604.871.7000, ext. 8671
Program Assistant: Dorothy Giroux, VCC Leadership, 604.871.7000, ext. 8383

Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

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No courses are currently scheduled for this Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2019 (201993) term.
Please check upcoming schedules or course listing.

Upcoming Schedules in Continuing Studies Jan-Mar20 (202091)

(VOLT 1201) Grant Writing Essentials 0 credits    $257.04



This course is designed for individuals responsible for developing funding proposals to granting agencies in order to support projects or ongoing programming in the non-profit sector. You will learn the essentials of putting together a successful proposal to key funding organizations. Bring your project ideas to class. What will you come away with? We will train you to think strategically in the development of your project proposal. Students will learn to build project logic models, describe why funding programs are created, and what funders are trying to achieve with their programs. The class will also explore the key elements in proposals such as need and outcomes. Students will craft the essential of a working project. Workbook included.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10823 DTN Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0930 - 1700
22-Feb-2020
Friedrich, Bob
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Grant Writing Essentials (VOLT 1201)
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0 credits $257.04


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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