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TWO-DAY GRANT PROPOSAL WRITING WORKSHOP 9/19 & 9/20/18
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In this Two-Day Grant Proposal Writing workshop, learn to craft successful grant applications to increase your organizations’ financial stability and sustainability! Designed for novice grant seekers; participants will receive a comprehensive introduction to the world of grant proposals.

9/19/2018 to 9/20/2018
When: Wednesday, September 19 & Thursday, September 20, 2018
9:30am - 4:30pm
Where: Post University
800 Country Club Rd
Traurig Library Board Room
Waterbury, Connecticut  06723
United States
Contact: Lilian Gutierrez
860-525-5080


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Two-Day Grant Proposal Writing Workshop

 

A Certificate of Completion will be Awarded by Post University

 

In this Two-Day Grant Proposal Writing workshop, learn to craft successful grant applications to increase your organizations’ financial stability and sustainability! Designed for novice grant seekers; participants will receive a comprehensive introduction to the world of grant proposals, with extra focus on grants terminology, and the application process from start to successful finish! If you have an idea for a project or program that needs funding, this workshop can put you on the right track for writing a successful grant proposal.

 

Our comprehensive workshop covers the various types of grants with interactive exercises and examples and converting ideas into projects that you can utilize in search for funding. This   Two-Day training addresses the overarching strategic plan involved in the grant writing process with emphasis on key elements: needs statement, mission, goals, objectives, evidence, key personnel and budgets. Throughout the workshop, you will engage in interactive exercises and discussions tailored to support your specific project for your organization.

 

·         Overview of the Grant Research Process

·         Learn the Grant Preparation and Writing process from A to Z through in class exercises

·         Write YOUR own proposal

 

Workshop designed for:

·         Beginners who want to develop grant writing skills to support organization’s needs and expand

          professional opportunities.

·         Nonprofit professionals who are looking to obtain an understanding on how the grant research,

          preparation, writing and funding work.

·         Those who are seeking to develop enhanced skills in writing grants

 

After the workshop, attendees will be able to:

·         Navigate the grant procurement process

·         Identify critical sections of successful proposals

·         Write intentionally and purposefully to create winning proposals

·         Understand and respond appropriately to the various guidelines required

          by a diverse group of funders

 

To prepare for the workshop:

 

Start thinking about a project that you want to develop. Do you already have a specific grant that you want to apply for? If not, consider potential funders such as a foundation, a corporation or local, state or federal agencies that align with your organization’s mission.

 

·         Be prepared before class to have answers to the following questions:

 

1.      What are the current needs of your project?

2.      What is the significance of your project?

3.      How will you budget for your proposal?

4.      What is the time frame of this grant that you are applying for?

 

·         What to bring to class:

 

1.      Laptop, charger and extension cord

2.      Organizational Information

1.      Mission Statement

2.      Strategic Plan

3.      Materials that can help you define the needs of your organization

3.      Proposal – a proposal that you intend to work with

 

To make this experience personal to you, I encourage you to send the above information to me via email by no later than 09/14/18 along with the website of your organization.

 

Dr. Majo Jacinto, CPA

Program Chair & Associate Professor

Master of Science in Accounting

Post University

e: majacinto@post.edu

p: 203.596.4515

 

 

Presenter Information:
Dr. Majo Jacinto, CPA

Online Bio: https://post.edu/academics/our-faculty/dr-majo-jacinto-cpa

 

Parking: Park you vehicle in the North Lot

 

Lunch: An arrangement has been made with the Campus Cafeteria to offer a $5 Lunch option for participants in this workshop. 

 

Program Fees:

Early Bird Discount:

- $200 for members

- $300 for not-yet-members

Early Bird Discount is available until August 22, 2018

 

Regular registration fees:

- $250 for members

- $350 for not-yet-members 

 

Payment is due in full upon registration and enrollment will not be guaranteed until payment is received. 

 

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