Grant Readiness

Are you ready to hire a grant writer? Ready to write a grant yourself? Find out if you are grant ready!

This course is a snippet from the Fuel for Funding: Beginners Grant Writing Course. Be sure to sign up for the full course, launching April 2018. It only gets better from here.

The Grant Readiness/Capacity course will discuss:

  • the basic types of grant funding
  • what a grant writer gets paid to do
  • what grant readiness/capacity is and how you need to prepare before moving on to the step of writing a grant or hiring a grant writer.

Much of the content is applicable to non-profit organizations however, many of the concepts can be applied to other types of businesses and organizations. Some information in this course will be discussed in greater detail in the Fuel for Funding: Beginners Grant Writing Course.


Your Instructor

Ronessa Strickland-Roberts
Ronessa Strickland-Roberts
Ronessa Strickland-Roberts, Med. Asst. MPH, CHES, CAHI and President/Owner of Volcano Consulting, LLC is the presenter for the Grant Readiness Course. She has nearly 10 years management experience, 20 years of public health experience and nearly 10 years of clinical experience. Ronessa is a Medical Assistant and a Certified Allied Health Instructor. Ronessa has either worked as direct service grant staff or provided grants management nearly all of her adult career. This gives her multi leveled insight in grant writing as she is able to see all components from various perspectives because she has "worked her way up the ladder." Ronessa has worked diligently at diversifying her skill set. Her work ethic is impeccable and she strives to be the best at every task set before her. She is her greatest critic. These are also valuable skills for the grants she writes and is only complimented by her natural aptitude for effective communications and writing. Ronessa is an avid reader and information seeker. Additionally, because of her wide array of interests and experiences, she is well read on numerous topics and industries.

  • Among her areas of expertise is:
  • Health and Human Services
  • Program and Project
  • Community Health
  • Management/Administration
  • Grant Writing and Editing
  • Grant readiness
  • Evidence-based programs
  • Behavioral Health
  • HIV/AIDS education
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • General Chronic and Infection Disease Health Education
  • Minority health
  • Adolescent health and pregnancy prevention
  • Positive Youth Development (PYD)
  • Trauma-Informed Program Design


Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course? can I get a refund?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first two days after paying for the course to see if we can remedy the problem. If we can't or you'd rather just have a refund, we will give you a full refund as long as you have made your initial a contact with us within the first two days of paying for the course.

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