FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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 email@example.com.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Each year more than 10,000 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.<.p>
LTC, a nationally recognized technical college, was recently named a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. The college was also ranked the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, the #3 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #9 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, and a top-150 two-year college for the fourth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute.
Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $46,800 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.