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Social Work: Grants, Grant Writing, Funding

If your major is Social Work or you are in the NNU MSW program, this is your one-stop shop for library resources to complete your projects

Local Resources

The Boise Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center. The Library offers a special collection of reference and circulating materials to assist nonprofit and community-based organizations. Included are
books, magazines, videos, databases, and clipping files.

Check out their Non-Profit Resource Thursday free workshops scheduled every 3rd Thursday of the month. Topics include leadership, fundraising, nonprofit start-up, and grant searching.  

PIVOT - NNU's subscription database for grant searching

NNU has a subscription.  The key to successful searches and matches is to SIGN UP and set up your personal profile with key words in your profile that reflect your areas of interest.  You can create alerts that will deliver potential funding sources to your email box and remind you of deadlines.

Additional Database Sources

Help writing the proposal

The ebooks listed in the right panel of this guide will be great sources for you as you learn the grant writing process.  In addiition, you might want to check out the links below for courses that take you through the steps of the process. 

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