February 21, 2017

SIU to host grant writing workshop

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- A one-day workshop to gain the essential skills needed in writing a grant proposal will be held in April at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.  

The “Beginning Grant Writing” workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., April 21, in Morris Library, Rooms 752,754. Presented by Wayne Glass, director of the university’s Office of Sponsored Projects Administration, the workshop will include tips for ensuring grant compliance, improving chances of grant success and grant-writing trends. Participants will learn about the application process -- from planning stages and research to developing and writing winning proposals. There will also be an opportunity for participants to discuss and share their grant writing concerns and fears.  

The workshop is for local community members, teachers and educators, and university faculty and staff. The fee is $145 per person. Registration information is available at http://extendedcampus.siu.edu/beginninggrantwriting/.