Interested in Making Your Next Grant Proposal a Success?

The Learn By Doing - Grant Writing Workshop Series is being offered to all nonprofit organizations in Polk, Yamhill, Marion, and Tillamook Counties in the summer of 2017.

The workshop series is designed to help beginning and intermediate grant writers working in nonprofit organizations increase their skills at developing project proposals and successfully planning, writing, and attaining grant funding from local and regional funding sources. Nonprofit organizations are encouraged to bring more than one board member, staff, or volunteer from each organization.

Series Schedule

The four-part series will be held on Thursdays from 10:00 am—3:00 pm (lunch included) at the Henry Hill Educational Support Center in Independence, Oregon.
  • Session 1: June 29 Positioning Your Organization to be Grant Smart
  • Session 2: July 13 Grant Writing and Grant Review
  • Session 3: July 27 Strategic Thinking and Budgeting
  • Session 4: August 10 Project and Program Evaluation and Organizational Site Visits

The training is facilitated by Meredith Howell, PhD. In 2010 Meredith developed the Learn By Doing-Grant Writing Series curriculum to help rural grant writers gain practical knowledge and hands-on experience.
Only $95 to attend. The series will be limited to 40 participants, and early registration is encouraged. Click here to register today. 
Some scholarships available. For more information, contact Jessie Katon, 541-684-9077, ext. 5.