Grant Writing Basics Virtual Workshop

November 10th | 10 am to 12 pm | Free to Attend | Register here

Are you a nonprofit, business, or government leader in Wisconsin in need of grant writing skills? Sign up for this informative and hands-on virtual training on grant writing. Key takeways include:

  • The outline of a common grant proposal.
  • Where to look for funding for your organization.
  • The most common grant writing mistakes.

This workshop will equip you with the basic skills of grant writing, an increasingly essential method for raising money to fund projects or programs for your organization.

Discover the how and where to look for funding to match your organization’s needs. Find out about 990 Forms, where to find them, and what can they tell you to help you narrow your search for a grant that would meet your project need. Find out where there are grant libraries and why you would visit them. Learn tips on writing a grant proposals. The workshop will cover the components of a grant proposal. The workshop will look at how a needs assessment, program planning, and evaluation fit into a proposal format. Look at some basic strategies for determining budget requests and working with funding agencies.

Experienced Extension Educators will co-lead the workshop to make it informative, fun, and interactive!

Questions? Contact one of our presenters:

  • Addison Vang, Eau Claire, Chippewa, & Dunn Counties: or (715) 590-4775
  • Ariga Grigorian, Sawyer County & Lac Courte Oreilles Tribe: or (715) 638-3295
  • Mia Ljung, Outagamie & Winnebago Counties: or (920) 470-4645
  • Patrick Nehring, Brown & Kewaunee Counties: or (920) 764-1915

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out. Contact Patrick Nehring, Community Development Educator/Professor, at 920-391-4616 or

You can find additional nonprofit resources by visiting the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Nonprofit Education & Development Network hub.