Introduction to Grant Writing workshops begin Dec. 1


Are you new to grant writing? Do you need a refresher course? Do you work or volunteer for a nonprofit or in the field of nonprofit management? Then this class is for you!

Penn State Schuylkill's Introduction to Grant Writing Workshops are designed to provide participants with beginner-level knowledge of grant writing for nonprofit organizations, using a group format that includes lectures, demonstrations, group discussions, and plenty of time for questions and answers.

Workshop Schedule and Registration

This workshop series will be delivered virtually via Zoom videoconferencing technology.

Tuesdays, 5-6 p.m — Dec. 1 through Dec. 22

This workshop series is a $199 investment. Penn State Schuylkill's grant writing workshops are popular and tend to fill up fast, so register now!

Workshop Agenda

Workshop 1: Nonprofit Organizational Grant Readiness

Learn about organizational grant readiness and gain an understanding of how an organization’s infrastructure, processes and documentation are critical to the grant writing process. Specific examples will be provided.

Handout: Organizational Grant Readiness Road Map

Workshop 2: Basic Elements of Grants and Grant Writing

Learn about the basic elements of grants and grant writing and learn the difference between federal, state, and charitable foundation grant applications. 

Handout: Basic Grant Application Components Blueprint

Workshop 3: Tips for Researching Grants 

Learn several tips for researching grants for nonprofit organizations. Practical, no-cost grant research processes will be demonstrated. 

Handout: Researching Grants Tip Sheet

Workshop 4: You Won the Grant: Post-Award Best Practices

Get practical action steps for managing a grant award including examples of federal, state, and foundation post-award requirements.

Handout: Basic Post-Award Best Practices Tip Sheet