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Tuesday, March 28 • 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Introduction to Grant Writing: How to Find and Get Grants for Your Program

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As the technical writing profession evolves, skills such a grant writing become increasingly important in obtaining the funding needed to support programs. This interactive workshop is for those new to grant writing. The focus is on writing grants to support programs, capital projects and operations at nonprofit organizations and businesses (not college grant applications). Participants will learn basic skills needed to find and write compelling foundation, state and federal grants. Topics will include: 1) How to find grant opportunities; 2) Preparing information commonly asked for in grant applications; and 3) Tips for winning grant applications.
Participants are encouraged to bring with them a project idea that is in need of funding. The outcome of this workshop is that each participant will have begun the process of preparing a typical grant application.

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avatar for Margit Brazda Poirier

Margit Brazda Poirier

Owner, Grants4Good LLC
Margit Brazda Poirier is a nationally Certified Grant Professional and Owner and Founder of Grants4Good LLC. She created the company in 2009 to help nonprofits and businesses find and get grants. Margit has written and received numerous grants from federal, state, foundation, and corporate sources – and she has the unique perspective of understanding both grant seeking and grant making, given her experience leading a prominent New York... Read More →


Tuesday March 28, 2017 12:30pm - 3:30pm
2140 Rochester Institute of Technology (Louise Slaughter Hall - 078)

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