You’ve taken all the steps to apply for a General Fund grant.
- You’ve confirmed that your group is eligible for an MRG grant,
- You’ve looked at the selection criteria of the grant you want to apply for,
- You’ve talked to grants staff and received an application,
- Maybe you’ve even read the Grants FAQ or looked at groups that have received grants
But you’re still wondering what a successful grant looks like. Below is narratives for a successful leadership grantee, the Center for Intercultural Organizing. This shouldn’t substitute for a thorough review of your grant application packet or a conversation with MRG’s grants staff but it can provide some tips and insights into what our grantmakers look for.