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Improving Your Grant Writing Skills

ONLINE COURSE

Course Code: ER0310WA21

Grant Writing Course

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Date & Time

December 10 & 17, 2020
8:30am - 12:00pm EST

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO UPLOAD A PHOTO OF YOURSELF HOLDING YOUR GOVERNMENT ISSUED PHOTO ID (passport, driver’s license, municipal, or county ID) BEFORE YOU BEGIN THE COURSE.

Description

Preparing a competitive grant proposal requires good research, careful preparation, and smooth writing. No matter what field you are in, the hunt to secure any type of grant funding has become highly competitive. Funders expect quality outcomes and quantifiable impacts in return for their financial support. This online course will help you make your submission the best it can be!

Specific topics will include:

  • Grant basics - Understanding how the funding universe works;
  • Developing strategies for securing an appropriate commitment before submitting a proposal;
  • Understanding the criteria used by funders to determine whether your grant proposal gets reviewed or rejected;
  • Refining your funding strategies and requests to better align with the goals of funders;
  • Discovering the tools available to organize proposal content;
  • Grant writing/budgeting techniques;
  • Tips for communicating with prospective sponsors; and
  • Adding the "finishing touches" that will give your submission an edge and put you on the road to funding.

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!

Credits

In addition to 0.6 Rutgers CEUs, this online grant writing training course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Certified Recycling Professionals (CRPs): 6 Classroom credits

NJ Certified Public Works Managers (CPWM): Pending

NJ Licensed Water & Wastewater Operators (ALL Licenses): 6 TCHs (Approval #01-022001-30)

NJ Certified Clean Communities Coordinators: 6 Recertification credits

Fees
Registration Fee $225.00  
Multi Person Registration Fee $199.00 Register at the same time with a colleague and you both save!
Cancellation Fee $75.00  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

No meals will be provided.

Accessing this Online Course

This online class will be delivered via Webex and can be accessed on a computer or tablet, or smartphone. Before the class date, you will receive an email with instructions and a link to join the training session. To connect to the audio during the training session, you can use your phone or your computer (with a headset).

You will be prompted to upload a picture of yourself holding your government-issued photo ID before you begin the course. The photo must be clear enough that we can read the name and verify that the person pictured on the ID is in fact the person holding it. An OCPE staff member will review the picture and verify your identity.

IMPORTANT: A UNIQUE EMAIL ADDRESS IS REQUIRED FOR EACH REGISTRANT TO ACCESS OUR ONLINE COURSES

  • If this is your first time registering with us, please provide your own unique email address when registering; do not provide an email address that you share with co-workers.

  • If you have previously taken classes with us and have used an email address that you share with your co-workers or supervisor, you must update your account with a unique email address. Click the Register Online button below and sign into your account. On the left side toolbar, click My Account. On the drop-down menu, click Edit Profile/Password. Scroll down to the Email Address field (not the secondary email address field!) and enter your own, individual (not shared!) email address here. Click the Submit button at the bottom to save. If you need assistance updating your account, please email or call (848-932-9271, option 2) our Registration Department.

Pre-registration is required.

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Registration will close on December 8, 2020.

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Program Questions? Contact Us!

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