Online
Jan 09-May 03, 2019
Credit: 3 graduate
Instructor(s): Tonya Robinson

Course Description

Earn an on-line NAS Graduate Certificate http://eu.montana.edu/online/degrees/NatAm.htm

This course will provide instruction and practice in planning for, researching, and preparing grant proposals for a range of funders. Students will also participate in a mock grant review process, and finish the course with a grant proposal template from which to develop future grant proposals on their own.

Meeting Place and Times

Online

Instructor(s)

Tonya Robinson, MLS. Tonya has been involved in nonprofit management and various forms of resource development for close to two decades. She has extensive experience with grantsmanship including proposal planning, proposal preparation, proposal submission, grant award management, proposal writing training, and proposal evaluation. She has served as a grant reviewer/panel chairperson for a wide range of federal, state and private/corporate foundations, including those specific to tribal/Native American/Alaskan Native/Native Hawaiian funding opportunities. She is also a Doctoral Candidate in the American Studies program at Montana State University (major field: American Literature; supporting area: Native American Studies). Her research concerns intersections of cultural production and environmental degradation, as well as historic and contemporary Native issues.

Time Commitment:

10-12 hours per week. If you are unfamiliar with this field of study and/or method of delivery, you may require more time.

Tuition and Fees

If you are accepted into a qualified online program, see the appropriate MSU Online Only Tuition and Fee table below:

If you are also taking a face-to-face course, please refer to the MSU Fee Schedules.

Required Books/Materials

  • Proposal Planning & Writing (5th Ed.)
    Authors:Miner J & Miner, L. (2013)
    ISBN: 978-1440829697
    Price: Approximately $38 new, $25 used plus shipping and handling
    Available through Amazon or Barnes & Noble

Computer Requirements:

  • Internet access
  • A device and browser that pass the system check for Brightspace LE, MSU's learning management system.

For More Information


For course information: Please contact Tonya Robinson at tonyarobinson@montana.edu

How to Register

You must be accepted as a student to Montana State University to take this course.

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