Ohio Environmental Education Fund Grant Writing Workshop to Be Held at Eastgate

Jun 27, 2018
Grant Writing 101/102: Finding the Right Funder and Writing a Winning Proposal, Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the City Centre One Building, Eastgate Regional Council of Governments, 100 E. Federal Street, Suite 1000, Youngstown, Ohio 44503. Sponsored by Environmental Education Council of Ohio (EECO) Region 3, Eastgate Regional Council of Governments (host location) and the Ohio EPA, Office of Environmental Education.

Registration is required by e-mail to dennis.clement@epa.ohio.gov by September 21, 2018 or until the workshop is full with 30 participants. No phone reservations will be taken. Lunch and parking fees will be on your own. When registering by e-mail, please include your name and contact information that you can best be reached. Please plan accordingly when arriving for the workshop and parking your vehicle. Meter/street parking is available and a pay parking garage is located directly across the street from our workshop location.

Workshop Descriptions:

Grant Writing 101: Finding the Right Funder (format: half-day interactive workshop) Prospecting tips to help you identify foundations, corporations, and government grant programs, and how to approach different kinds of grantmakers.

Grant Writing 102: Writing a Winning Proposal (format: half-day interactive workshop) How to avoid common mistakes applicants make, and develop realistic objectives, activities and budgets. OEEF will be discussed during this session.

The Ohio Environmental Education Fund provides approximately $500,000 annually in grants for environmental education projects targeting pre-school through university students and teachers, the adult general-public, and the regulated community. For more information, contact the Ohio EPA, Office of Environmental Education, (614) 644-2873.