ABOUT THE BOOK
Do you care about a special cause and want to be involved in improving your community? Are you looking for a meaningful second career with flexibility and financial potential? Whether you are a new graduate or seasoned professional, the grant profession is a growing career and business opportunity that will enable you to play a vital role. Grant research, proposal writing and management skills are in demand at nonprofit organizations, government agencies, universities, hospitals, and municipalities involved in applying for grants. Channel your passion into helping others–consider becoming a grant professional for your cause and community!
“Grantepreneur s a unique book that I will reference for many years to come. When individuals ask me about getting involved in the world of philanthropy, this is undoubtedly the number one resource I will recommend. Well written. Easy to follow. And so very, very practical.”
~ Cynthia M. Adams, CEO, GrantStation.com, Inc., Member Women in Philanthropy
“Grantepreneur is a new and refreshingly encouraging book, a must buy for anyone who has dreamed of getting started in a grant career and business! The author, a highly regarded colleague and leader in the grants industry, has written a book that drills down to Basic Grants 101 information, incorporating how we can discover our cause and provide grant services in our communities. There are so many relevant pointers and resources, that I wholeheartedly recommend this book for anyone considering becoming a grant consultant, and for educators teaching others about grants and how to make your way in the industry ... Grantepreneur will be a recommended reference for my online students because it fully answers all of the questions that I'm asked on a daily basis. Bravo and gratitude to Katherine for writing this book and guiding the way!”
~ Dr. Beverly A. Browning, CSPF, Author of Grant Writing for Dummies and Perfect Phrases for Writing Grant Proposals, Online Instructor, Workshop Presenter, Coach & Motivational Speaker
"Grantepreneur is a clear, supportive guide for those considering a career in grant proposal development. Katherine Heart defines the work of grants professional then leads you through a series of self-assessment and planning steps to help you achieve both personal satisfaction and career success."
~ Barbara Floersch, Executive Director, The Grantsmanship Center, Author of Grantsmanship: Program Planning and Proposal Writing
"Grantepreneur is a clear, exciting take on how to get started in a career and business that pays while helping organizations in need of assistance. This book helped me with a salary negotiation and getting started as a professional grant writer. I highly recommend it to anyone looking for direction and inspiration in their transition to this profession."
~ Brian Rhindress, Site Coordinator, Communities in Schools of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County (Sto-Rox School District)
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