Grant writing can be scary at times, but it can also have its rewards. Building your grant seeking and grant writing skills is one of the best ways to overcome your fears and get started in the grant writing process.
Learn how to write a compelling grant proposal in a new Your Center of Learning training, Grant Writing 101, on Tuesday, April 26, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development.
Melissa Vermillion, grant writer for Hazard Community and Technical College, will cover the fundamentals of the grant-writing process as well as take a look at some of the common pitfalls and fatal flaws made while writing grant proposals.
She has successfully written grant applications to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Endowment for the Arts, Appalachian Regional Commission, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Education TRIO programs, and several private funders.
For a complete course description or to register online for Grant Writing 101, click here. This course has been approved for seven hours of continuing education credit.