Use the following tips to help you write a proposal.
with the problem or need. That way you gain your reader's
interest and desire. Provide background information and
demonstrate the importance of solving the problem or meeting the need.
a clear plan. Give objectives, list steps, and present costs
and materials for implementation.
with a call to action. Sum up your plan and encourage the
reader to take the next step—to make your proposal a reality!
well-written proposal can open doors for you, your department, and your
For more on writing
proposals, along with samples of various kinds, see pages 85–96 in Write for
Business: A Compact
Guide to Writing & Communicating in the Workplace.
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