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DATA MINING FOR GRANTS

Webinar • Tuesday, April 16, 2019 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

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$249.00 Data Mining for Grants (04.16.19) (OnDemand Webinar)

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Prerequisites: None

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications

Program Knowledge Level: Basic

Advanced Preparation: None

How will you justify that superbly written grant proposal? How can you substantiate significant progress?

Evidence plays a critical role in today’s performance-focused grants environment. Unfortunately, gathering that evidence can mean slogging through internet dead ends, outdated information, sales pitches disguised as facts and sites that are just a pure waste of time.

But what if finding compelling information weren’t so hard? What if you could assess a website’s validity before you use its content?  And what if you could cut hours from mining timely, relevant and compelling data for your next grant proposal or progress report? Here’s how.

Register now for Data Mining for Grants.

In this 90-minute webinar, grant expert Karen Norris arms you with new data-mining strategies that help you gather compelling evidence to support proposals and progress reports.

Avoid dead-end searches and less-than-credible sites. You’ll learn how to cut hours from research time by connecting with the respected demographic, socioeconomic, best practice, health, education, workforce or other information.   Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to master electronic evidence-gathering tactics that make the greatest difference to winning and keeping grants, including:

  • Key data mining terms and how they apply to grant efforts
  • Where and how to find commonly requested data
  • Data mining strategies you can use to assess the validity of a website—before you cite the source in a proposal or report
  • Top sites for researching proposal and progress data

Don’t miss this opportunity to discover sites and strategies that can reward you with everything from compelling demographics to comparative data.

Register now for The Value and Uses of a Solid Case Statement.

Who Will Benefit

This webinar is of value to any grant professional who may ever need to justify a proposal or substantiate a progress report.


YOUR EXPERT(S):

Karen Norris

Karen Norris is nationally recognized in the grants community as a consultant and Subject Matter Expert (SME) for kanoco - a Karen Norris Company in Gaithersburg, MD. She has experience in grants and contracts for more than 20 years, previously as a grants administrator for educational institutions in the State of Maryland, as an author and managing editor for grants publications for Thompson publishing, and currently as a consultant. Norris has served on the Board of Directors of professional associations and editorial advisory boards. She is an invited annual presenter at national conferences and regional training events, including the Grant Professionals Association, National Grants Management Association, Management Concepts, Maryland Governor's Grants Office, and others. Norris advises clients and conducts webinars, virtual classes, eLearning, and onsite grants training. The White House Conference on Aging published her white paper about health grants. Norris has provided testimony to the Maryland General Assembly supporting legislation about the de minimis indirect rate, and has responded to information requests about the grants process from the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management. Norris has served as a federal reviewer for the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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