December 20, 2006

SIUC to offer course on writing grants

by Chase Goble

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Finding the funds for research or programs can often be a challenge. Fortunately, there is help available for those seeking assistance.

Southern Illinois University Carbondale will offer an introductory course on grants and grant writing. This mini-course on grants and grant writing is appropriate for individuals who want to learn about the process of obtaining grants from government or private organizations. Individuals should be prepared to participate actively in class discussion and to help compose a grant proposal outline.

This course will be held on two Wednesdays, Jan. 31 and Feb. 7 at Lindegren Hall, room 133. The deadline to register is Jan. 29, with a fee of $50.

For more information and to register, contact the SIUC Division of Continuing Education at 618/536-7751 or go to