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Learning Disabilities Foundation of America (LDFA) ’s Grant Program in the U.S.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 17, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 14, 2019
Learning Disabilities Foundation of America (LDFA) logo
Learning Disabilities Foundation of America (LDFA) logo

The LDFA seeks applications for projects which conform to the mission of LDFA by responding to an unmet need in the field of learning disabilities.

Examples of project areas within this philosophy:
a) Innovative research into the causes, the prevention and/or the alleviation of learning disabilities
b) Distinctive public awareness programs to advance public understanding of the needs of persons with learning disabilities
c) Innovative programs to advance the achievement of persons with learning disabilities, increase the support skills of their families, support academic and professional advisors, and enhance the understanding of learning disabilities by their colleagues and employer.

Funds are granted for charitable, scientific, literary or educational purposes or for the identification, ongoing evaluation, education of and services for children and adults with learning disabilities.

Grants will not be made for:
a) routine organizational expenses
b) individuals.

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Grants can only be made to an organization within the United States or any of its possessions exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code and contributions to which are tax deductible
Deadline: Sep 15, 2019
Applications must be submitted online!
Go to https://tinyurl.com/y84awk4j

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 17
Aug 17

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Thank you, Ana.