Services

SmartWORKS provides comprehensive grant writing through six major client services.

1. Grant Writing

Comprehensive grant writing services include strategic consultation services to produce highly competitive grant applications. Clients need only give us general direction; we will do the research, planning, writing and submission. We also guarantee on-time delivery for final submission packages. To view our upcoming grant opportunitites, you may click here.

2. Customized Grant Research

Customized grant research is available for specific programmatic needs and gaps in services. SmartWORKS staff will conduct a comprehensive search of numerous databases to identify potential funding sources for your project idea. To read more about our Customized Grant Research services, you may click here.

3. Tools 2 Teach: Classroom Teacher Grant Training

Tools 2 Teach is a full day training workshop to assist classroom teachers in getting grants for money to buy supplies or equipment, pay for activities and fund projects. Give your teachers the tools they need to improve classroom instruction and student academic outcomes!

4. Local Program Evaluation

Local program evaluation services are offered in a variety of areas, including education, youth development literacy, health, mental health, substance abuse prevention and treatment, mentoring, etc. SmartWORKS high quality evaluation services include development of record keeping and data tracking systems, data collection, instruments, analysis, synthesis, and completion of program evaluation reports. Our staff also presents evaluation findings at stakeholder planning sessions and meetings.

5. Writing Critique

Our writing critique services allow clients to hone their skills and improve internal capacity to capture funding. We help improve the final proposal prior to submission. SmartWORKS will provide an objective analysis of grant application materials using the selection criteria required by the funder. Written feedback will provide specific wording and formatting recommendations to enhance you proposal's likelihood for success.

6. Grant Writing Seminars

Half- and full-day workshops and seminars are provided for groups interested in learning about the challenging field of grant writing. Grant writing training sessions are available for teachers, non-profit administrators, and leaders of faith-based organizations. Seminars are customized to your group's needs.