Contact: Jan Fiderio at 603.283.2107
January 6, 2012 for Immediate Release
Grant-writing workshop set for February 18 at AUNE
Learn successful grant writing and how the process works
(Keene, NH) — A workshop on proposal writing and the grants process
will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, February 18, in the library media room at
Antioch University New England (AUNE). The workshop is open to the public.
Don Woodhouse, grants office director at AUNE , will lead the interactive workshop.
He will discuss the role of grant funding in nonprofit organizations, provide an overview
of the grants process and give practical advice on planning and writing competitive
proposals. Participants will learn how to look for potential funders and the basic format
and elements of a grant proposal.
Woodhouse will emphasize how to clearly describe and document program needs and
proposed activities. The workshop will also address budget planning and preparation,
and how to evaluate program success. Other topics include how to register for and
submit proposals online, and how to manage grant awards. At AUNE, Woodhouse
advises faculty members and students on program development, proposal writing and
managing grant awards. He has extensive experience as a researcher and research
administrator, developing proposals and managing grants for universities, hospitals,
theaters and other nonprofit groups. He reviews proposals for the federal Health
Resources and Services Administration and has written successful proposals to the
National Science Foundation, the Department of Education, the Department of Justice
and many state agencies and foundations.
The fee for the workshop is $140. Preregistration is required and early registration is
encouraged. Registration forms and a check for the workshop fee must be received two
weeks prior to the workshop date. A mail-in registration form is available here.
About Antioch University New England (AUNE)
Antioch University New England offers highly respected doctoral, master’s and
certificate programs in education, environmental studies, management and psychology.
Located in Keene, New Hampshire, this unique institution serves approximately one
thousand students each year. Our graduates have gone on to be leaders of positive
change, working toward a more just and sustainable society. Founded in 1964, Antioch
University New England is the oldest of Antioch University’s graduate campuses. Learn
more at: www.antiochne.edu
About Antioch University
Antioch University serves adult students around the world and across the country,
online and at its five campuses in four states. Each campus offers degree programs