The GMPCC Nonprofit Business Roundtable guest speaker will be Allison Boyd, Principal Writer, for Boyd Grants. Her topic will be: 10 Tips for Successful Grant Writing | Ever wonder what makes a successful grant? These ten tips will help you understand, prep for and create successful grants!
Allison Boyd, the Principal Writer for Boyd Grants, has 14 years’ experience in grant writing and project management. Allison Boyd is an active member of the Grant Professionals Association and is one of 23 Grants Professionals Certified in Texas. She has experience on all sides of development, from co-chair of a fundraising campaign to proposal development and implementation. Seeking funding from private, local, state, and federal resources is one of my many qualities.
Over the past fourteen years, Boyd Grants has procured over $27 million in Federal, State, local and foundation funds and have since applied for $10 million more. Of that $22 million, $14 million comes from the Department of Education. Boyd Grants has ten years’ experience in the Department of Education funding. Along with the Department of Education, Boyd Grants has $780,000 in successful awards from the Texas Education Agency.
Boyd Grants has experience in seeking grant opportunities, working with faculty to develop compelling, award-winning proposals, and in successfully administering single- and multi-year grant projects ranging from $1,200 to $10 million.