The Importance of a Logic Model When Applying for Grants

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The logic model is an essential tool for grant writers. It is a 1-page visual description of the important elements of a program: resources, activities, outputs and outcomes.

It assists with the design and evaluation of programs. An effective one can readily communicate to funders what a program is and is not, and how the program is expected to work.

Wednesday, October 30th
11:00 am – Noon, EST

REGISTER for a free webinar explaining this powerful approach with James Pann, Ph.D., sponsored by the Center for Social Change.

During the webinar we will cover:

  • Steps to develop a logic model
  • Use of logic models for brainstorming during program design
  • Use of logic models to identify funding opportunities
  • How logic models can be used to strengthen grant applications
  • Logic models as communication tools
  • Ask me anything about logic models, program design and evaluation

I will also share a logic model template that you can use for grant proposals and projects.

See you then!

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James Pann, Ph.D. is a Professor at Nova Southeast University and a highly experienced psychologist and evaluator with nearly 25 years of experience. He conducts research and evaluation projects with non-profit organizations in the fields of health, human services, and education, and has received funding from multiple government agencies.

James holds multiple degrees including a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, an M.S. Ed. from the University of Miami, and a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin. He is also the host of the EvalNetwork podcast, a frequent conference presenter, and has published several peer-reviewed research articles and co-authored a book. James currently resides in Miami, Florida with his family and enjoys backpacking trips. Find out more about his work here.

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