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Grant Writing 101 Workshop

When: Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 from 9am – 4pm (Center For Rural Dev – Somerset)

The Center for Rural Development’s Business & Community Training Center is hosting a Grant Writing 101 workshop for anyone who would like to know more about the grant-writing process.

If you are a first-time grant writer, this course will provide you with the essential tools needed to write a successful grant proposal from start to finish.

For those more experienced, this workshop will sharpen your skills and keep you up-to-date through discussions of current grant writing trends.

Learn about the grantsmanship process – from foundation research and cultivation to the development and writing of a winning proposal.

You will learn about the typical questions funders ask when considering a proposal and the criteria used. Tips for ensuring grant compliance and improving your chances of future grant success also will be discussed.

To register, call 606-677-6000 or register online at

About your instructor: Melissa Vermillion has been a grant writer for Hazard Community and Technical College for six years. She has successful written grant applications to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Endowment of the Arts, Appalachian Regional Commission, U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HRSA), the Department of Education TRIO Programs, and several private funders.

The cost is $149. Please register at least five days before the start of class.

Grant Training Event – 101 Workshop

Other Things To Do:
Live Drive Nativity – Dec 13,14,15
Annual Santa Candy/Cookie Shoppe – Dec 14
Food Market – Pick-Up/Pop-Up – Dec 14
Bedford Band – Live at Jabo’s – Dec 14
One Starry Night – Summit Church – Dec 14
Christmas in App. w/Roadside Theater – Dec 14
Another Night Before Christmas – Dec 14,15
SecondChance Mission – Santa – Dec 15
Xmas Cottage w/Santa Claus & The Grinch – Dec 15
Mars Exploration Day – Dec 15
Santa at the Library – Dec 15
Women’s Club Tour of Homes – Dec 16
Christmas In Hazard – Summit – Dec 16
Recital: Jake East, Euphonium – Dec 16
Grant Writing 101 Workshop – Jan 17
Community Band Christmas Concert – Dec 17
Fancy Nancy Fancy Xmas Sweater Party – Dec 17
A Christmas Story – Dec 20
Lung Cancer Lunch & Learn – Dec 20
EXILE Christmas Spectacular
Bourbon Branch – Live at Jabo’s – Dec 22

Sponsor - Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky

Sponsor - CTBI

Sponsor - KFB


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