LTC offers grant writing seminar in October

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

8/22/2014

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College is offering a “Writing Effective Grant Proposals” seminar at the Cleveland campus Wednesday, October 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The seminar will cover the correct steps to formulating a grant, which is key to being approved. Participants will learn how to research grant opportunities, write proposals and develop relationships with potential funding sources. Participants also will learn how to find and compete for federal funds.

The seminar is intended for any individual interested in writing a grant, including those who have never written a grant before or those who have written a grant that was not funded.

The instructor for the seminar is James Huycke, Associate Director of Grants, Moraine Park Technical College. Huycke has been the Associate Director of Grants at Moraine Park Technical College since July of 2013. Previously, he served as a Grants Specialist at Lakeshore Technical College, and as the Interim Director of the Health Profession Opportunity Program at Gateway Technical College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where he was the principal author of the program's $9 million federal grant application to help economically disadvantaged people become self-sufficient in healthcare careers. His federal grant experience includes the US Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, and Justice. He has also been successful with numerous state grant awards, foundation applications and fundraising strategies.

The cost of the seminar is $59 and includes materials. The class number is 64811. To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit http://www.gotoltc.edu/seminars or call Ruth at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at ruth.semph@gotoltc.edu.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 11,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn an average starting salary of $45,000 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.

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