Chicago - Grantsmanship Training Program - June 2019

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Grant Proposal Writing Training in Chicago, Illinois
Grantsmanship Training Program®
June 17 - 21, 2019
Chicago, Illinois
June 17 - 21, 2019

Are you working to change your community? Will more funding help you create that change? Join generations of social advocates who have achieved success by attending our Illinois grant proposal writing course. Learn how to get funding for your nonprofit! Whether you’re a Chicago nonprofit or from another region, you’ll learn how to do the research, make a plan, and secure the funding you need.

Tuition: $1,095 - Pay by May 13th for early bird rate of $995

Is your nonprofit's budget under $750K? Apply for a half-price scholarship.

Questions? Contact us at: or 800-421-9512.

Checkout is processed through Paypal, account not required



Tuition Includes

  • Guidance by a dynamic expert in this 5-day, hands-on grant seminar
  • Practice finding foundation, corporate, and government funding for nonprofits in Chicago and beyond
  • Sample grant proposals for reference
  • Binder full of grant resources
  • Certificate of Completion for all who fully attend
  • 12 Months of Alumni membership benefits:
    • A proposal review by The Grantsmanship Center senior trainer
    • Access to GrantDomain, the Center’s searchable database for U.S. funding sources, including Illinois funding sources
    • Discounts for more grant training, consulting, & publications
    • Alumni newsletter

Learn More: Grantsmanship Training Program

I traveled half-way around the world—a day and a half—to get to this training. And I’m extremely glad I came.
This training exceeded our expectations. It’s the most sound financial investment we’ve made!

– Umai Basiliusm, Policy and Planning Program Manager, Palau Conservation Society


Training Hours:
Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am — 5:00 pm
On Wednesday groups have the option to work until 7 pm on-site
Friday, 8:30 am — 1:00 pm



Grantsmanship: Program Planning & Proposal Writing, is $45.



Host Organization:
National Louis University

Training Site:
National Louis University
122 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603

Local Host Contact:

Sandy Injerd
(312) 261-3932

Registration Questions:
Program Registrar
The Grantsmanship Center
(800) 421-9512
(213) 482-9860

Additional Information:

  • Where may program participants park?: 17 E. Adams Street; Grant Park South 325 S. Michigan Ave.; Millennium Park Garage 5 S. Columbus Dr.; and Grant Park North 25 N. Michigan Ave.
  • Is there a parking fee? If so, how much?: Adams Street: $15 with discount voucher that is provided by NLU; Grant Park South, Millennium Park Garage and Grant Park North pricing varies depending on length of time and online purchase vs drive-up rates. For rates please visit


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