Public Affairs and Administration
Funding was requested to identify research and evaluation competencies and related training needs among professionals in the nonprofit sector. The rationale for this study was to establish a research agenda in Nonprofit Management that draws on prior work in the area of evaluation competencies. To that end, the following research activities were implemented: (1) identify a database of Certified Nonprofit Professionals through coordination with the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance and the Association of Certified Nonprofit Professionals; (2) implement a web-based questionnaire; (3) analyze questionnaire data; (4) present findings at pertinent conferences; and (5) use findings to shape future curricula.
WMU ScholarWorks Citation
Schroeter, Daniela C. and Edwards, Vickie, "Competencies of Certified Nonprofit Professionals" (2020). Faculty Research and Creative Activities Award (FRACAA). 103.