Quiz: Grant Fundraising by studyfun | Mar 21, 2016 | 0 comments Welcome to your Quiz: Grant Fundraising What types of foundation are likely to have funding available for applications? Operating foundations Grant-making foundations Private foundations Community foundations B and C B, C and D Which sector received the largest number of grants from foundations in 2008? Education Health Human Services Religion Arts and Culture What has been suggested to be the most important aspect of the process in foundation fundraising? Initial Contact The Letter of Inquiry The Application The Report Relationship building In order to find the right foundations to seek grants from, nonprofits should look at the match in which area(s)? Technical skills Knowledge Expertise Human resources Geographic coverage All of the above Foundations rarely fund overhead costs. True False Which one of the following organizations is the most comprehensive resource for information related to foundations in the United States? The Urban Institute The National Center for Charitable Statistics The Independent Sector The Giving USA Foundation The Foundation Center Where can you most likely find access to Foundation Center’s Foundation Directory Online free of charge? Local museums University libraries Local public libraries Local foundations National foundations What is the function of the executive summary in a grant application? Summarize the key points from only the most important part of the proposal Summarize the key points from the early sections of the proposal Summarize the key points from later parts of the proposal Summarize the key points from the whole proposal Present new information that does not fit into the page limit of the actual proposal What information should one provide in the “Organizational Expertise” section of a grant proposal? Stress the mission Provide qualifications of staff Established service expertise Establish technology Provide any information that will establish credibility What should be included in the direct costs section of the budget in a grant proposal? Cost associated with administering the grant Cost associated with maintaining relationships with the funder Cost associated with reporting back to the funder Salaries of program staff All of the above True or False? In-kind contributions from entities other than your target founder should be cited in a grant application. True False What is a grant cycle? The duration of the need a nonprofit has for funding The steps involved in applying for funding The timetable by which a foundation accepts and processes applications The number of grants a foundation will make each year The steps a nonprofit must take to manage an award. Be sure to click Submit Quiz to see your results! Name Email Time is Up!