Specifications include, but are not limited to: LPSB expects that the selected Grant Writer to meet the following expectations:
3.1 Work must be timely and effective.
3.2 Must conduct a needs assessment necessary to develop an informed grant application.
3.3 Should keep the grant development team up to date on project’s evolution (including project summaries and
updates to project summaries) and information still needed.
3.4 Must follow grant guidelines precisely, as outlined in the federal register/grant application guidelines and
ensure that the application is complete.
3.5 Must provide technical assistance with crafting budget narratives to align with budget spreadsheets created
by LPSB accountants.
3.6 Must maintain availability to LPSB of additional material and responses needed after grant application.
3.7 Must have a proven history of successful grant writing for school districts or similarly large organizations.
3.8 Provide detailed documentation of services rendered to justify billing for services.
3.9 Will tailor grant applications to meet the needs of LPSS students.
3.10 Will attend workshops relative to grant projects.
3.11 Responsible for following all Federal Grant Guidelines including EDGAR and advising LPSB staff of these
3.12 Will assist in implementation and provide technical assistance once grant are awarded.