Government is referred to as what type of program sponsor?
Corporations, Foundations or Private Individuals are referred to as
To earn a reasonable income as an evaluator may depend on having several under way at a time to make ends meet.
What is a third-party program evaluation?
A program form issued by a program or grant officer.
Program evaluation performed by an independent evaluator outside of the organization.
Why are many program directors willing to hire program evaluators?
They would rather be directed by evaluators and participate in the evaluation process rather than undergoing it themselves.
They are aware that evaluators are experts in identifying client needs, designing programs to address those needs, and operating those programs
The purpose of an evaluation contract is to establish a FLUID agreement between you and the sponsor of the evaluation.
One of the first considerations for negotiating a contract is to
Determine what your time, expertise, and work are worth.
Determine how much income you will earn with the least amount of effort.
Companies, both large and small require evaluations of new and existing programs to determine whether funds should continue to be expended on these activities.
A rule of thumb is that a program evaluation should cost approximately 7-20% of the overall program budget.
What is nn RFP, or Request for Proposal?
A proposal form issued by a program or grant officer.
A draft proposition constructed by program stakeholders.