Researching Foundations and Agencies:. Resource Development for Instructional Technology Projects Liberal Arts ITS - Session Two. Emily Cicchini, Special Projects Manager - June 08. What do funders want?. Finally, I know what they want. To change the world.
Researching Foundations and Agencies:
Resource Development for
Instructional Technology Projects
Liberal Arts ITS - Session Two
Emily Cicchini, Special Projects Manager - June 08
Finally, I know
Retrieved from alexa.com June 9, 2007
Inside Class, UT = Fair Use
Open Access = Not Fair Use
Guidestar.org, or how to read a 990.
NEH Digital Start Up
NEA Fast Track
NSF Informal Science Education
IES Reading and Writing Education Research
DOE Star Schools
The Meadows Foundation
Need:An online thesaurus tool
Proposed Solution:an application that can search and cross reference words by tags, use and associated meaning
Project Design:plug-in to be developed by r and linguistic scholar
Overall Goal:To create new functionality for the world’s most used multilingual open knowledge base
Objectives:to create a functional tool that helps users create digital thesaurus entries
Timelines:prototype, year 1, release year 2
Budget: $50,000 per year, 1/2 to scholar, 1/2 to r
Qualifications: They are both fabulously brilliant, connnected and experienced
Evaluation: Wikipedia foundation will conduct usability studies
Dissemination: A press conference and full web documentation
Sustainability: Wikipedia Foundation will commit to sustaining it
Yes, you need to know people…
but you can get to know them, particularly through web.
If you work your list, the money will come.