Principles of Proposal Writing


This course covers advanced concepts related to planning and structuring a proposal, conducting data mining, and designing budget requests, including the use of alternative funding sources.

Course topics will include:

  • Basic proposal planning and research
  • Basic proposal formatting
  • Adapting budget requests to the proposal
  • Analyzing the RFP to tailor the proposal to the requirements

This program has been developed in collaboration with The Center for Public Safety Excellence®. 

+ Features

This course features several focuses for practical use. This includes a focus on development of requests for proposals, grants, and other opportunities to obtain approval and/or funding. 

+ Notes

Group Training

For more information on available discounts for customized group training opportunities for groups of 10 or more from the same organization, please contact Program Manager Sarah Harper at swalz@gmu.edu

+ Designed For

This course is designed for company officers through chief fire officers.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Principles of Proposal Writing
Online, self paced
Feb 27, 2023 to Mar 03, 2023
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $450.00
  • McKinley Green
  • Nupoor Ranade
Section Notes
Course Registration Deadline: 2/20/2023
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