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Grant Writing Basics for Food Systems Projects

Wednesday, May 1, 2:00 p.m. Central Time

Join us to hear two experienced grant writers discuss how to succeed at using federal programs to support your work. This one-hour webinar is an introduction to finding federal grant opportunities and designing a project. The workshop will be followed up with opportunities to participate in more informal web-sessions to discuss proposal writing.

Presenters: Margaret Krome, Policy Program Director, Michael Fields Agricultural Institute;
Una Van Duvall, Cross Management Services, Milwaukee

Presentation Agenda:

  1. Introduction to the eXtension Community of Practice and the Community and Regional Food System Project
  2. What constitutes a well-designed project?
  3. Where to go to get funding
  4. Grant Writing basics – do’s and don’ts
  5. Questions and Responses

Connection information:

To connect, simply log on to the link below up to 15 minutes prior to the webinar.  Sound will be through your computer speakers. https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/clrfs