{% set baseFontFamily = "Open Sans" %} /* Add the font family you wish to use. You may need to import it above. */

{% set headerFontFamily = "Open Sans" %} /* This affects only headers on the site. Add the font family you wish to use. You may need to import it above. */

{% set textColor = "#565656" %} /* This sets the universal color of dark text on the site */

{% set pageCenter = "1100px" %} /* This sets the width of the website */

{% set headerType = "fixed" %} /* To make this a fixed header, change the value to "fixed" - otherwise, set it to "static" */

{% set lightGreyColor = "#f7f7f7" %} /* This affects all grey background sections */

{% set baseFontWeight = "normal" %} /* More than likely, you will use one of these values (higher = bolder): 300, 400, 700, 900 */

{% set headerFontWeight = "normal" %} /* For Headers; More than likely, you will use one of these values (higher = bolder): 300, 400, 700, 900 */

{% set buttonRadius = '40px' %} /* "0" for square edges, "10px" for rounded edges, "40px" for pill shape; This will change all buttons */

After you have updated your stylesheet, make sure you turn this module off

David Lipten

Recent Posts

Too Many Cooks? Tips on Surviving the Grant Editing Process

I wrote a blog article a while back discussing some of the difficulties inherent in successfully fulfilling a role as a grant writing subcontractor (insufficient time before a deadline, a lack of client vetting for grant preparedness, etc.), while proposing some solutions to these problems, such as avoiding situations in which there is not enough time to do a good job, and performing all due diligence on a potential client to make sure they can deliver the goods. That discussion did not include a very important task, one that if not undertaken successfully can sink any grant proposal, especially when time is tight.

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Grant Writers as Subcontractors: Problems and Solutions

I do some grant writing/research for other firms as a subcontractor in addition to the work I do for my own company, GrantWorks. In certain cases, everything functions as it should. This means that: