LTC offers two grant writing seminars in February and March

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

1/28/2015

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College is offering two separate grant writing seminars in February and March.

The first seminar being offered is "Writing Effective Grant Proposals" and will take place at the Cleveland campus Thursday, February 19 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 second seminar being offered is "Writing Effective Grant Proposals 2 - Advanced" and will take place at the Cleveland Campus Thursday, March 12 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Participants will learn in-depth techniques to write better proposals and to strengthen relationships with potential funding sources.  Participants will also learn how to compete more successfully for federal funds.  Prior completion of "Writing Effective Grant Proposals" is strongly recommended.

 

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 each seminar is $59 and includes materials.  The class numbers are 24394 for the first seminar and 24635 for the second.  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

Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.

Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC's mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.

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