About Grant Writing Fees & Commissions
The Nonprofit Consultant
MARCH 29, 2006
Never do I charge a percentage of funds received or in any other way work on spec or contingency. The bottom line in her essay is, as I've also always said, even if a grant writer doesn't mind being paid on contingency, "such an arrangement is basically a kick-back, and therefore unethical." Tags: fees contingency grant writing Nonprofit fundraising consulting As a professional grant writer, I usually charge an hourly fee, or sometimes a flat fee per project.