there is an author who gives us the tools to see the
grant writing process through both sides of our brain.
Dream-Making to Billions: Grant Writing Tips from the
Experts by Phil Johncock is the most enjoyable books
on grant writing tips that I have read."
Review (July 2004) -
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gives expert advice on absolutely everything you need to
know to write successful grants by simplifying this
complicated world of grant writing and adds a flair of
playful wisdom with a twist of magic.
A must-read for anyone associated with
--Mark Victor Hansen,
co-creator of #1 New York Times best-selling
series Chicken Soup for the Soul® and
co-author of The One Minute Millionaire
is a book of matchless clarity.
In it are the strategies to raise the money one
needs to make a better world. The depth and breadth of
the material Philip Johncock offers is as rich as it is
practical. After reading and working with Dream-Making
to Billions, no one has any excuses left as to why one's
project won't get funded.
No social artist or concerned citizen should be
without this important book.”
--Jean Houston, Ph.D.,
author of A Passion for the Possible and Jump
Johncock gives a fresh and vital new perspective on the
art of writing grants and getting them funded.
Since 48 out of the 52 grants he's written have
been funded -- generating millions of dollars for worthy
projects -- his ideas are well worth studying. What I really like about his approach is his combination of
the metaphysical aspects of manifestation with the
essential technical aspects of grant writing."
Ph.D., author of Conscious Living and co-author
(with Dr. Kathlyn Hendricks) of Conscious Loving
Dream-Making to Billions:
Grant Writing Tips from the Experts,
published by 4Grants.Net (2003), simplifies the
grant writing process into four easy steps:
Step 1: Develop your idea
Step 2: Research potential
Step 3: Customize your proposal
Step 4: Respond to the decision
Classroom-tested and proven effective by thousands of
students, Dream-Making to Billions is the
first book on grant writing to show the best of the
best—what the experts say really works. It is smart,
clear, concise, and easy-to-read.
Dream-Making to Billions, you will discover:
to increase the success rate of your grant proposals
to access over $290 billion (or less if you wish) in
grant funds available each year from four primary
funding sources: governments, foundations,
corporations, and individuals
Linear and non-linear approaches to finding funding
Over 50 practical writing tips and ways to make your
proposal stand out
Sample proposals, worksheets, checklists, evaluation
forms, and more
Practical ways to clarify and make your dreams come
Specific tips to make your ideas more attractive to
the Grant Professor, has been an
author and educator for over 30
years. He created the first online
course for colleges in Nevada in
1997. He designed a 10-credit
college grant writing certification
program in 2001. He students
received grants totaling more than
$1.2 in the first 2.5 years.