If you’ve ever wondered about the best way to receive grant funding for your next idea or venture, I’ve got some good and bad news. The bad news is that there are plenty of things you can do to bury your proposal in the stack labeled, “rejected.” The good news is that each one of those errors and mistakes is completely avoidable. Although every grant opportunity is different, I compiled this list of what I believe to be the 6 most common routes that grant proposals take to the wastebasket. The list is the product of my decades long career both reviewing grant proposals on behalf of governments and private organizations, as well as helping people craft their own.These tips are easy and actionable, so read up and start writing better grants right now. Click here to read or download.