Session 1: November 2, 2023

Session 2: November 3, 2023

Virtual 8:30AM to 12:00PM


  • Registration handled on a first come, first served basis.
  • Sessions will have an emphasis on writing proposals using evidence-based practices for funding opportunities from the State of Alaska
  • Participation in both sessions not required


  • Individuals supporting grant writing and proposal development for organizations serving Alaska Mental Health Trust Beneficiaries (prioritizing agency-based staff).
  • Find more information on who qualifies as a Trust beneficiary here:

Session 1

The "go/no-go" decision to apply; understanding evidence-based practices requirements

Includes helpful tips on:

  • Reviewing a proposal for eligibility, capacity and mission relevance

  • How to include evidence-based practices in your project and proposal

  • Organizing your process, establishing deadlines, and making decisions

Session 2

Organizing a smooth grant writing process; navigating GEMS

Includes helpful tips on:

  • Building a grant writing plan and identifying roles and responsibilities.

  • State of Alaska RFP’s, navigating GEMS, and creating a budget

  • Document how to meet evidence-based requirements

  • Take-home toolkit document

Workshops are free of charge thanks to the support of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, and will be provided by the team at Denali Daniels + Associates.