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Improving Your Grant Writing Skills

Course Code: ER0310CB19

Grant Writing Course

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Date & Time

Last Held: June 13, 2019
8:30am - 12:00pm (Check-in time: 8:00am)

The next offering of this class is scheduled for November 14, 2019.


Preparing a competitive grant proposal requires good research, careful preparation, and smooth writing. This course will help you make your submission the best it can be!

Specific topics will include:

  • Grant basics
  • Understanding how the funding universe works
  • Review tools for a standard grant application
  • Grant writing/budgeting techniques
  • Tips for communicating with prospective sponsors

This class is a great place to start for anyone thinking of applying for any type of grant funding! Learn what you need to know before you start!

We are also offering an Advanced Grant Writing Skills class in the afternoon - June 13, 2019 from 12:30pm - 4:00pm! Take both classes and receive a discount!


In addition to 0.3 Rutgers CEUs, this grant writing training course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Certified Recycling Professionals (CRPs): 3 Recertification credits

NJ Certified Public Works Managers (CPWM): 3.5 Management

NJ Licensed Water & Wastewater Operators (ALL Licenses): 3 TCHs (Approval #01-091703-30)

Certified Clean Communities Coordinators: 3 Recertification credits

Registration Fee TBD  
Multi Course Registration Fee TBD Save when you register for this class and Advanced Grant Writing Skills!
Multi Person Registration Fee TBD Register at the same time with a colleague and you both save!
Cancellation Fee TBD  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


Continental breakfast will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.


GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Ralph Geiger Turfgrass Education Center
20 Indyk-Engel Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08902
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Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

Would you like to be notified when the next offering is scheduled? 
Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Improving Your Grant Writing Skills" or Course Code ER0310) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Assistant Director: Carol Broccoli, 848-932-7207
Administrative Assistant: Claudine Oleskin, 848-932-7204