Grant writing seminar
Thursday, February 25, 2010
Corporate Education and Outreach, a division of the Center for Continuing Studies at St. Cloud State University, is partnering with the Central Minnesota Community Foundation to offer a seminar on grant writing from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 11 at the Boy Scouts of America located at 1191 Scout Drive in Sartell, Minn.
The seminar “Taking the Mystery out of Grant Writing” will provide insight on foundation operations, finding the most likely grant makers for projects, compiling project budgets as well as reviewing and evaluating proposal copy.
Presenter Karl Samp has been providing consulting services for grant work and asset mapping to a variety of for and not-for-profit organizations since 2006. Prior to that, he was the vice president and lead staff for community development programs at the Initiative Foundation in Little Falls, Minn. for nine years. He has experience working in classroom instruction, human service program coordination, curriculum development, and service-learning coordination in higher education.
Registration fees for the seminar are $79 if registered by February 26 and $89 after. To register, go to the Center for Continuing Studies website, by calling (320) 308-4723 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Cloud State’s Corporate Education and Outreach program provides professional development training to upgrade skills and stay competitive in today’s aggressive job market. The department works with business, industry and non-profit organizations to identify the training needs of the workforce. Corporate Education and Outreach also offers workshops and courses to help individuals expand their job skills and obtain certifications in various fields.