Scholarships

The Grantsmanship Center Half-Scholarships

We know that some smaller organizations doing great work struggle to fit training into their budget, no matter how much they need or want it. So The Grantsmanship Center provides a limited number of half-scholarships for every Grantsmanship Training Program and Essential Grant Skills training we offer to the public.

The recipients must be working with a nonprofit organization that has: 1) an IRS designation as a 501(c)(3) organization, and 2) a budget of $750,000 or less. Sorry, these scholarships are not available to individuals or to organizations that are based outside of the United States.

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If you have questions, please call The Grantsmanship Center Training Department at (800) 421-9512.

 

SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIPS

The Williamsburg Health Foundation Scholarship

The Williamsburg Health Foundation is awarding half-scholarships to eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations for The Grantsmanship Center’s 2-day Essential Grant Skills training in Williamsburg, VA on September 26-27, 2016 at the Williamsburg Regional Library. This scholarship contributes 50% of the tuition fee for nonprofit organizations that are: 1) working in the health services field, and 2) located in the Williamsburg Health Foundation service area.

The Williamsburg Health Foundation is a non-profit, private, grantmaking foundation whose mission is to “Inspire collaboration, mobilize resources, and encourage innovation to enhance the health and well-being of people living in Greater Williamsburg.” The recipients of these awards are selected by the Williamsburg Health Foundation.

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Dorothy Watson Smith Scholarship

These are two half-scholarships awarded annually to nonprofits in the Southern United States to attend the Grantsmanship Training Program.

Dorothy Watson Smith was a passionate reader and cared deeply about the natural world. She was a light to her family and friends and lived a life of integrity and generosity. Scholarship recipients are selected by the family of Dorothy Watson Smith. Literacy and environmental organizations may have an advantage, but all types of 501(c)(3) nonprofits may apply.

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Miriamma Carson Scholarship

The family of Miriamma Carson provides a number of half-scholarships awarded to nonprofits in the Seattle/Tacoma, WA area to attend the Grantsmanship Training Program or Essential Grant Skills in the Seattle/Tacoma area.

Miriamma Carson worked as both a midwife and an educator, inspiring better, healthier beginnings for babies and their families. Selection is made by the family of Miriamma Carson and colleagues who continue to carry on her legacy. All types of 501(c)(3) nonprofits may apply.

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Christine Elliott Lavery Scholarship

These are two half-scholarships awarded annually to nonprofits in the San Diego, CA area to attend the Grantsmanship Training Program in San Diego.

Christine Lavery was an extraordinary and passionate educator who devoted her life to cutting-edge, effective teaching for all age groups. She was especially attuned to those with special needs. Scholarship recipients are selected by the family of Christine Lavery who work and reside in the San Diego area. All 501(c)(3) nonprofits may apply; educational and environmental organizations are of special interest.

Click for application To fill out this application digitally, click the application link and if it's not instantly form fillable, then select "View with a different reader" and then "Open with Adobe Reader" so you can type in your response. Also OK to print form and fill out manually.