A series offered by Purdue University Extension will help those who work for nonprofit organizations and government agencies learn how to prepare grant proposals.
The two-day Beginner’s Guide to Grant Writing Workshop will take place at the United Way of Porter County from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 18 and Dec. 16. The workshop teaches grant writers of all skills levels how to develop a professional proposal. Also, during the workshop the attendees will learn how to identify and work with funding sources.
Past participants of Beginner’s Guide to Grant Writing Workshops have received millions of dollars in funding allowing them to expand facilities, buy computers and other technical equipment, and increase their services provided.
Advance registration is required to attend the workshop. The workshop registration fee is $150 per person and includes a workbook, reference materials and lunch both days.
The workshop will be held at the United Way of Porter County, 951 Eastport Centre Drive.
For more information and to register, log on to the workshop website at http://www.purdue.edu/grantwriting. Click on “Registration Form” and then “Select An Event” for a list of workshops, then select “Valparaiso, Porter County.”