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#21. Report OutLINE

Updated: Apr 19, 2018

What should you include in your Carnegie Progress Reports?

Your Progress Report outline will differ depending on what you're trying to accomplish.

If all you want to do is keep stakeholders aware that you are right on track, then The 4 Carnegie Progress Points are enough. But with a little forethought, you can leverage the report to help you make more progress.

The 4 Carnegie Progress Points


  • Are we on track to complete the application on time?

Application Strength

  • How favorable are our responses to the questions?

Application Cooperation

  • Which sections/questions do we still need help with?

Application Examples

  • How many exemplary partnerships do we still need to find?

Optional Progress Report Components

  • Change readers' knowledge, skills, attitudes

  • Call readers to action

  • Request troubleshooting support

  • Request increased cooperation

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