Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

Introduction to Grant Writing

Thu, October 12, 2017 | FAC 18

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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Are you considering a career in nonprofits working with grants? If so, join us for this professional development opportunity. 

We will introduce you to grant writing, from an overview of the way nonprofit organizations utilize grant funds to carry out their missions to the variety of grants offered by foundations.  

The workshop will also cover grant writing fundamentals, including: 
1) strategies for identifying potential foundation funders 
2) tips for writing clear and compelling proposals 
3) tips on the best way to build effective relationships with funding partners.  

This workshop will be presented by Mary Katherine Matalon.  Mary Katherine currently serves as the Director of Grants & Foundation Relations at Upbring, a 135-year-old nonprofit dedicated to breaking the cycle of child abuse by empowering children, families, and communities.

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    University of Texas at Austin
    FAC 18
    2304 Whitis Ave. Stop G6200
    Austin, Texas 78712-1508