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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:
Night to Shine 2019 – Feb 8
Art of the Mountains Pop Up Sale – Feb 9
Cory Harris – Live at Jabo’s – Feb 9
Love Birds – Fundraiser – Feb 10
No Date! No Problem! – Feb 11
Songwriters Circle – Nate Polly – Feb 12
Poetry Reading by Pauletta Hansel – Feb 12
Steak ‘n Shake Ground Breaking – Feb 12
Circle T Valentine Special – Feb 14
Business 101 Workshop – Feb 26

Sponsor - Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky

Sponsor - CTBI

Sponsor - KFB


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