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Book: The Artist’s Guide to Grant Writing

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The Artist’s Guide to Grant Writing is designed to transform readers from starving artists fumbling to get by into working artists who confidently tap into all the resources at their disposal. Written in an engaging and down-to-earth tone, this comprehensive guide includes time-tested strategies, anecdotes from successful grant writers, and tips from grant officers and fundraising specialists. The book is targeted at both professional and aspiring writers, performers, and visual artists who need concrete information about how to write winning grant applications and fundraise creatively so that they can finance their artistic dreams.

What readers are saying

Rosenberg takes the reader by the hand to navigate the fundraising process, demystifying many of the daunting components that line the road to funding…

Neil Reilly, New York Foundation for the Arts Current

The hard knocks, hard work, disappointments, creative angles, and high moments are presented with honesty and humor…

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Gigi makes you believe you can do this. And she gives you the tools to get down to work…

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The strength of The Artist’s Guide to Grant Writing lies in Rosenberg’s booster-y, in-depth narrative…

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This book is a must for anyone considering a grant. I’ve already dog-eared mine. It not only teaches you how to seek, write and execute a grant, but it helps you believe in yourself as a deserving artist.

           C. Hope Clark, editor,

This book is insightful, informative, and a fun read. Rosenberg offers solid tools for researching grants, writing successful proposals, and getting out of your own way.

Stephen Mallon, photographer, past president, American Society of Media Photographers, New York City chapter

The Artist’s Guide to Grant Writing has everything one needs to know, with easy step-by-step directions, for writing thorough and meaningful proposals that can win competitive grants. I would recommend it to any artist.

Michael Royce, executive director, New York Foundation for the Arts

Rosenberg demystifies the grant writing process!

Reni Gower, professor, Painting and Printmaking Department, Virginia Commonwealth University

What a fabulous gift Rosenberg offers us! She writes with charm, intelligence, and clarity.

Ellen Sussman, author of French Lessons