Grant Proposals

Submit Winning Grant Proposals

Could your non-profit organization use more funds? Words@Work increases your odds for success in today’s stiff funding competitions. Uniquely leveraging experience in education and high-level writing skill, Dr. Elena DeVos submits grant proposals that get funded about 85 to 90% of the time.

She has written successful grant proposals for clients such as San Jose State University, California State Polytechnic University (Pomona), Cal State Los Angeles, Cal State Dominguez Hills, Antioch University, East LA Classic Theatre, The Chancellor’s Office of the CSU system, College of the Desert, Desert Sands Unified School District, Henry Ford Community College, and many others.

Funders have included The Knight Foundation, the US Department of Education, the CA Department of Education, College Bound, The Gannett Foundation, The Fletcher Jones Foundation, and the Annenberg Foundation.

Use Dr. DeVos’ expertise to help you submit clear, intelligent proposals to governments, private foundations, and businesses. She will manage the entire proposal writing process or complete any of these tasks:

  • Brainstorm with your group
  • Determine appropriate funders
  • Communicate with potential funders
  • Compose and revise drafts
  • Edit proposal drafts
  • Keep projects on track once funded
  • Write annual and final reports

*Related Document

Letter of recommendation from Desert Sands USD