Danbury, CT186 Grant Writers near you

Where do you need the Grant Writer?

Answer a few questions

Tell us what you need so we can bring you the right pros.

Get quotes

Receive quotes from pros who meet your needs.

Hire the right pro

Compare quotes, message pros, and hire when ready.

Danbury Grant Writers

Browse these grant writers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Danbury.

Angels In Design, Inc.
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
Emily G.
Verified review

Absolutely amazing. Never did I realize how much I do for a living until I saw it all down on paper. I would hire me in a minute..LOL. She is gracious, tenacious and the best doggone resume writer out there!!!!! Thank you so very much Brenda!

Top Pro
The Content Interpreter
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

I thought JT was great to work with. He really took the time to speak with me and get my vision for where I wanted my content to go and say. If you are considering a content writer, I would highly recommend JT as he takes his time and gets it done right.

GBW Creative Workplace
4.5
from 10 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Bindu P.
Verified review

A great writer and friendly person. Very much happy with the end product.

Emille Jones
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Gloria P.
Verified review

Wonderful would be an understatement on how much I took away from meeting with you on writing a grant. I just feel so confident about everything. I also want to thank you for helping me build up my resume.

Kimberly Feltkamp
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Kameryn L.
Verified review

Kimberly Feltkamp is one of the most inspiring young writers of today. Her poetry grips the soul and leaves the reader wanting more. Her articles are always well informed, intelligent and thoughtful. I am expecting great things from her!

Keys to English
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Ed A.
Verified review

I enjoy reading Dana's restaurant and event reviews at her Dana Licious website. She has a light-hearted and concise way of explaining things that really helped to convince me to try restaurants and other establishments that I wouldn't have known about. I look forward to reading any of her reviews and blogs. She's an excellent writer.

IMANI Publications
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Karlene L.
Verified review

Estena is one of the best writers and marketer I know. Her work is impeccable and her style is fabulous when it comes to promoting a designer or model. You have done a great job promoting my business, which paid out in the end and i got customers rolling in. Thanks for a job well done.

Andy Siegel
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Steve L.
    Verified review

    I highly recommend as an editor or writer. I can’t think of anyone better – he’s exacting and efficient. He lends his subject expertise to products, while ensuring that they are clear to a common audience. Also very personable, a professional with whon it is always easy to work.

    Tony Pelosi
    4.5
    from 2 reviews
      Joe T.
      Verified review

      Tony generated a very professional resume. He formatted it so that it looked great both on the printed page and on screen. Tony spent time on the phone with me gathering the salient points--education, experience, skill sets, honors and awards, publications, etc., then drafted a resume which I was able to review and edit as needed. Happily, Tony did such a great job displaying and emphasizing my credentials that I did not have to change anything! I was invited to participate in both phone screenings and in-person interviews. Tony acted as job coach to prepare me for those events through role playing exercises where he was the interviewer and I was the interviewee. During these sessions, Tony helped me become aware of my phone presence, made suggestions regarding my delivery, and recommended that I stay on topic when answering questions, yet expand to emphasize my expertise in the field, when necessary. I am extremely pleased with Tony's abilities as a resume writer and interview coach. I know that you will find this to be the case as well. Tony's methods resulted in my landing a new job. I have been working there for six months. I know that Tony's efforts and instruction helped me get my position.

      Luis H.
      Verified review

      Virginia helped me write content for my website. When I first met with Virginia I was all over the place and didn’t know what I wanted to say or had too much to say. She guided me through the process of coming up with content and asked key questions to help narrow down what my content would be. In the end she took my jumble thoughts and created concise clear wording about my company. I learned more from working with Virgina than I imagined and don’t have anything to change. She is extremely professional, engaging and thorough.

      About

      Writer/Editor with experience in online and print media: Articles, blogs, website content, marketing collateral, and social media. Increased social media engagement by 75-125%. Researched and wrote content and meta-descriptions to keyword-density specifications to drive online traffic. Designed and managed email campaigns to C-Suite contacts. Demonstrated skills include: blogging, editing, marketing, creative writing, proofreading, editing, ghostwriting, business writing, academic research and analysis, journalism, web content creation, SEO, legal writing, martial arts instruction and leadership. Technical skills include proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft Office Suite and Windows 7, Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Mavericks, iLife Suite, CMS platforms, Learning Management Systems (LMS), and Social Media platforms.

      About

      I am an experienced business editor with 15+ years of experience in print, online and digital media. I have comprehensive skills in editorial project management, business reporting and research.

      • 15 years in business
      About

      I'm a professional writer. It's not a hobby, or something that I do on the side. I've won many national awards for my editorial products and have launched new products that produced significant revenues for my employers. My experience is varied, lengthy, proven to produce results and I'd love to bring it to bear on your next project.

      About

      Technical and marketing writer offers excellent business and technical writing and editing skills. Specific industry experience includes technology hardware marketing and financial industry products, compliance, and operational processes. I've also written for nonprofit organizations, legal, medical, higher education, and fashion industries. I write web content, social media content, and print collateral (brochures, white papers, newslettters, business and marketing plans, training and procedural documentation.)

      About

      I am pursuing a master's degree in journalism at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. A love for words and an inherent curiosity about everything that happens around me led me to pursue journalism as a career. I enjoy writing and learning which makes me an efficient content writer for the digital and print space. Having worked at a digital-news organization previously as an editor I brainstorm on ideas and present them in a concise and interesting language.

      About

      I am an editor with 7 years of experience, and an MFA from Columbia University working on feature documentaries, short films, short documentaries, TV series, web-series, commercials, music videos and corporate films, in the US, in Europe and in the Middle East. I have worked with employers and clients such as Technicolor-PostWorks-NY, Refinery29, UNHCR, BBC-UK, LBCI and others. I provide Film Production and Post-production services, including writing, filming, editing and final delivery

      • 7 years in business
      About

      About

      Whether you're looking for entertainment at a dinner party, or a humorous host for your festival, or a high energy seasoned educator for your class or you are in need of a well thought out and witty piece of writing to commemorate a special occassion, Advocate of Wordz provides it all and some. Currently he is a Resident Performance Poet and Teacher at Lincoln Center and the Nuyorican Poets Cafe.

      About

      I am a 20 year professional journalist, writer, editor as also a broadcast journalist. I have total command of the English language (Queen's or otherwise).

      About

      I am a freelance writer, copy editor and re-write artist with a Master's degree in journalism, a passion for effective communication, and wide-ranging experience. For more than 20 years, I wrote news and feature articles for national business magazines on topics ranging from printing technology to movies to security technologies to travel. As an editor, I also assigned, edited and sometimes rewrote technical articles from freelance writers. Most recently, I provided corporate and creative marketing communications for two major corporations. Projects included press releases, biographies, ad copy, marketing brochures, business proposals, Web copy, newsletters and health articles for general audiences. I will work with you to define your communications goal(s) and produce professional copy.

      About

      I am a Published Author, Produced Playwright and have written first drafts of screenplays and sit-coms.

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      How do you hire a good grant writer?

      Grants are available to nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses that qualify for government grants, and individuals who qualify for foundation or government grants. Hiring a good grant writer can help you gain funding in your chosen field. According to the American Grant Writers’ Association, grant writers can help you research potential grant opportunities; write grant proposals, create budgets, and build budget narratives; review written materials before you submit; prepare a business plan; analyze your organization for grant competitive qualities; prepare research grants; help with 501(c)(3) applications for nonprofits; and more. Investing in the right grant writer could result in a financial win for your organization. Generally no licenses or certificates are required to be a good grant writer, but you may want to find a grant writer who has been certified (not just received a certificate of completion) by a reputable organization such as the Grant Professionals Certification Institute. Qualities to look for in a good grant writer include:

      • Proven success writing winning grants, especially in your target area.
      • Strong writing skills.
      • Strong math skills and demonstrated proficiency with budgeting.
      • Careful attention to detail — brilliant grant proposals may be rejected just for formatting errors, so you want someone who follows instructions explicitly.
      • Expertise in your target area.
      • Punctuality and good communication skills.

      How much does a grant writer cost?

      Hiring a grant writer can give you a competitive edge when applying for financial grants for your business or nonprofit organization, or as an individual. The cost to hire a grant writer can vary depending on their academic background, areas of expertise, previous grant writing success and years of experience. According to the Grant Professionals Association, grant writers should be paid hourly or by flat fee. It is unethical for a grant writer to accept a commission or percentage compensation of grant monies received. They can, however, be awarded bonuses in line with the hiring company’s prevailing practices. Here are some examples of average grant writing fees:

      • Hourly rate for grant writers with less experience or fewer grants awarded: $25-$35 per hour.
      • Hourly rate for grant writers with some degree of success: $35-$75 per hour.
      • Hourly rate for grant writers with proven success winning large grants: $75-$150 or more per hour.
      • For a smaller grant, the writer may charge a flat fee of $200-$500 for preparation and submission.  

      Pricing may also vary based on the complexity of the grant application. A federal grant that requires pages of research, budgets and a business plan may take more than 30 hours to prepare. For a high-level grant writer who charges $100 per hour, this means $3,000 or more in grant writing fees.

      Most grant writers will provide you with a total cost estimate before agreeing to the work. You may be required to pay a deposit up front, or the grant writer may work from a retainer. Often, seasoned grant writers pay for themselves in the long run by writing successful grants.

      Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.