July 01, 2014

Video: Foundations Reveal What They Look For in Grant Proposals

What are grant makers looking for in proposals?

In this video, shot at the Council on Foundation's recent annual conference in Washington, officials from the Walmart Foundation, Ford Foundation, Berks County Community Foundation, the Marie C. and Joseph C. Wilson Foundation, and the Minnesota Council on Foundations discuss the characteristics that make a grant proposal grab their attention and move to the top of the pile.

Do you work at a foundation? In the comments section below, share the key elements you look for in a proposal.

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