MPS Grant Writing Workshop

2016 Paraguay Training GroupDay 1

  • Joining exercise for participants
  • Review of materials and workshop objectives
  • Participant sharing of needs and expectations
  • How to use the MPS Funding Guide
  • Role of local Grant Director

Day 2 

  • Identifying & endorsing mission project needs
  • Matching needs with funders
  • Identifying projects that DO and DON’T qualify
  • Review of Information and materials needed for application
  • Drafting the Statement of Need

Day 3  

  • Drafting a complete application: Online and hard copy proprietary form and MPS model application     
  • Suggested MPS approach
  • Small group drafting and large group review
  • Reporting
  • Q/A of drafting & reporting
  • Review of successful/sample grant applications
  • Summary of all workshop components