Sept. 27, 1996
Education Grant Writing Workshop Offered
UW-River Falls Continuing Education Extension will offer a grant writing workshop for K-12 educators Oct. 24 from 8:30-3:30 a.m.
The workshop fee is $59 and the registration deadline is Oct. 16.
Participants attending the workshop will be briefly introduced to the business of grants and sources for funding, instructed on how to design a project and construct a proposal within a K-12 school district, and led through the proposal-writing process.
Also, participants will work in small groups formulating and developing ideas for grant proposals.
Bill Campbell and Bernie Abrahamson will be teaching the workshop.
Campbell has been the director of grants and research at UW-River Falls since 1990. He has taught at several colleges and universities and has created and implemented a variety of academic assistance and honors programs. Along with writing or co-writing hundreds of successful grant proposals, Campbell has led proposal writing workshops for a variety of local, regional and national organizations.
Abrahamson is president of the Educational Services Company and retired acting superintendent/academic services director for the River Falls School District. He has extensive experience in writing and administering educational grants.
For more information call 715/425-3256.