Winning Federal Grants and Other Major Grants

Winning federal grants and other major grants can open opportunities for your organization to pilot new programs, expand services and take your community impact to another level. But writing and preparing a major grant proposal can be a full-time job. Our expert team of grantwriters is here to support you in pursuing these opportunities. That way, you can focus on what matters most—your programs and your communities.

Expertise in meeting federal criteria

JVA has more than three decades of experience writing and researching foundation and federal grants, as well as providing technical assistance to clients on specific federal grant proposal completion, from editing and content review to federal form completion and assistance with submissions.

We are well versed in tailoring grants to meet the exacting criteria of the federal government. Our team has written successful proposals to nearly all 26 federal agencies that award grants, including the U.S. Department of Education, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the U.S. Department of Justice, the Corporation for National and Community Service, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Department of Labor and the National Science Foundation.

JVA will carefully research funder requirements and priorities to ensure your organization is a good fit for the grant you seek. We will facilitate a grant development process for you, using our proven approaches to differentiate your organization from similar ones, tell a compelling story, and deliver a complete and compelling proposal with all attachments.

Additional support

Need to develop a stellar evaluation plan for your proposal? Our evaluation and engagement team is ready to help. We have successfully developed customized logic models and designed and executed robust evaluation plans for numerous federally funded grant proposals.