From last time

Write This

Abstract due over

  • Goals and Objectives. McElrath?, Step 4.
  • Goals and Objectives Redux. K&S, Lesson 8.

Read This

We will do this:

  • Go over each group's assignments
  • Review the project description
  • Rough out an evaluation plan based on goals and objectives

Today's Daily Agenda

1. Attendance

2. These are the funders we are using:

Make assignments.

3. Questions

  • General
  • How are you sharing info?
  • Are all group members able to access it?

4. Review:

Our Grants' Need Statements:

Review Project Descriptions:

5. Define a narrative

6. Methods--

  • Note on Michelonis 306 how methods lead to budget!
  • Discussion of Carlson
  • Questions

7. Budgeting

  • Don't do a Cadilac or a Yugo; shoot for a Toyota or a Chevy (K & F 199, 210)
  • Program Budget--
    • What will it cost? (Michelonis 292-3)
    • What will the grant fund? (McElrath? 72-3) (Michelonis 291)
    • Types of expenses
    • Spreadsheet (McElrath? (Michelonis 302)
    • Period
    • REALISTIC Estimates (K & F 200-1)
    • Salaries--and benefits, etc. (K & F 206)
    • COLA? Michelonis 293
    • OTPS (K & F 207)
    • Direct (McElrath? 76)
    • Indirect (McElrath? 77) (K & F 209) (Michelonis 300)
    • In kind (McElrath? 78) (Michelonis 298)
    • REVIEW-ADD UP ALL THE COLUMNS MULTIPLE TIMES
    • Justification (Narrative) (McElrath? 80-1) (K & F 205) (Michelonis 301-2)

8. Exercise:

Working individually or in pairs, complete the following exercise. We will share examples in class.

9. Some Samples:

  • Really good example on (K & F 209) 210
  • Michelonis example 308-9

10. RFP for Real Live Grant:

11. Work time

12. Next time:

Write This

  • The final needs statement will arrive in the delivery room on Friday.
  • Needs Statement Due.''
  • Abstract Due over
  • McElrath? Step 5
  • McElrath? Step 8
  • Karsch and Fox 12

Read This

  • Evaluation. McElrath?, Step 6
  • Evaluation Redux. K & S, Lesson 11.
  • Mikelonis et al., “Designing the Monitoring and Reporting Plans.

We will do this

  • Finalize the project description
  • Bring Draft of Goals and Objectives Rosie needs to be consulted (half of Team Green, half of Team Blue)
  • Propose ideas for an Evaluation plan Rosie needs to be consulted (Half of Team Green, Half of Team Blue)