Who can Participate
This course is ideally suited for NGO staff around the world who want to learn more about applying for USAID funding, executive directors/NGO managers who are responsible for donor relations, and, individuals who want to develop their professional skills and effectiveness.
This is an introductory level course focused on the over $30.4 billion in US development assistance, that will provide participants with a solid basic overview. Fundraisers that already have some USAID funding experience can use the course to brush up on their skills and confirm their assumptions.
Please note that the webinar covers USAID, grant programs and development assistance only. This webinar does not cover funding from other departments (e.g. the Department of State, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Labor, etc.).
The course will be delivered entirely through the internet. You only need to have a computer, high-speed internet connection and a headphone. Participants from any part of the world can attend it. If you miss the live webinar, you will have access to the webinar recording and the training materials.
The course will consist of a 60 minute presentation where you will see a presentation and hear the trainer, followed by a 30 minute Q&A session during which your questions will be answered by the trainer in real time.
This course is supported by extensive additional materials for participants to use after the course, including access to the webinar video and training materials.