Grant Writing Resources

Presentations

 

IMPROVE YOUR ODDS: GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP

2019 New Jersey Sustainability Summit Grants Session

Have you applied for a Sustainable Jersey grant in past cycles, but have yet to receive funding and wonder how you can improve your odds? Do you have a project in mind that you need grant funding to accomplish, but aren't sure how to craft a proposal that will be successful? This workshop will provide guidance and insight into what makes a good grant proposal and how to leverage other sources of funding to maximize your project budget and resources.

Consider bringing this exercise back to your team to run through before submitting a grant application.

Download the presentation here

Download the worksheet here

 

TURN PROJECTS INTO POINTS: SUPPLEMENT YOUR CERTIFICATION WITH A GRANT

2018 New Jersey Sustainability Summit Grants Session

Are you interested in completing one of our actions, but do not have the resources available to fully take on the initiative? Are you part of a newly formed Green Team that needs funding to jumpstart your certification? The Sustainable Jersey Grants Program provides municipalities and schools with the opportunity to take on actions and supplement Green Team certification efforts. This session focused on identifying projects that can translate into certification points.

Consider bringing this presentation back to your team when working to identify a project for your grant application.

Download the presentation here


THE GRASS IS GREENER WITH A SUSTAINABLE JERSEY GRANT

2018 NJSBA Workshop Grants Session

Does your school or district have a wish list of projects that could improve the community’s quality of life and make a meaningful impact on sustainability, but not enough resources to implement them all? This presentation includes success stories from previous grant recipients that can be consulted when considering what project to submit a grant application for.

Consider bringing this presentation back to your team when working to identify a project for your grant application.

Download the presentation here

 

Handouts

 

RESOURCES FOR PARTICIPATING MUNICIPALITIES AND SCHOOLS

Besides the Sustainable Jersey and Sustainable for Schools Grants Programs, there are other resources available to New Jersey municipalities and public school districts to aid in the completion of actions in the certification programs. These resources should be utilized when creating a budget for a grant proposal and can be included as in-kind contributions. 

Download the handout here