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The Only Grant-Writing Book You'll Ever Need by Ellen Karsh

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APPENDIX 3: GLOSSARY

Abstract, executive summary. A brief (half a page to no more than two pages) summary of the entire proposal, including a sentence or two each on the applicant’s history and capability to administer a grant, the need for the proposed program, the objectives, a description of the program and any partners, the expected outcomes, and methods of evaluating the program.

Administrative overhead, indirect costs. A portion of a grant or contract that may be used for nonprogrammatic costs, usually set by a funder as a percentage of the total grant. (See also General operating funds.)

Advisory committee/advisory board. A panel of representatives from all interested organizations and groups in the community who are concerned with a particular ...

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