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Grant Writing 101

Whether you’re writing your first grant proposal or are an experienced grant writer, grant applications can be extremely competitive.

The Center for Rural Development is hosting a Grant Writing 101 workshop that will give new and first-time grant writers the essential skills they need to write a compelling grant proposal from start to finish.

Melissa Vermillion, director of grants and contracts, Hazard Community and Technical College, will cover key elements in the grant-writing process, including:

  • Writing Style
  • Program Planning and Proposal Writing Format
  • Discussing the Problem
  • Providing Outcomes, Methods, and Process Objectives
  • What are the Program Outcomes
  • What are the Methods
  • Using an Evidence-Based Approach
  • What are Process Objectives
  • Using a Timeline
  • The Evaluation Plan
  • The Budget
  • Direct Costs
  • Indirect Costs
  • Future Support/Sustainability
  • The Executive Summary
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For more information, call 606-677-6000 or email

Grant Writing 101 is presented by The Center for Rural Development’s Business & Community Training Center. Registration is $159 per person.

  • Event Type : Public Event

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Oct 13 2022


9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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