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Grant Writing Conference

Event organizer: Deb Rountree
Event Date & Time: October 18, 2018 9:00 am until October 18, 2018 3:00 pm
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Katahdin Higher Education Center | Contributed
Katahdin Higher Education Center | Contributed

DOVER- FOXCROFT — The Eastern Maine Development Corporation invites community stakeholders, non-profits, local/county government officials and educators, for a grants conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18 at the Commons at Central Hall, E Main Street.

At the conference, you will learn:

  • How to find the right grant opportunity for your project (federal, state, foundation)
  • Planning your application
  • Writing a compelling narrative – telling your story, describing your need, backing up your story with data, describing the project including service delivery, data collection and evaluation
  • Preparing a fundable budget
  • Logic models – what are they and how are they created
  • Additional elements required in the grant package

Speakers include representatives from:

  • Eastern Maine Development Corporation
  • Katahdin Higher Education Center
  • U.S. Economic Development Administration
  • United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
  • EPA New England
  • Maine Community Foundation
  • Connect ME


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This event is presented by Eastern Maine Development Corporation, Eastern Maine Community College, and the Piscataquis County Economic Development Council. A special thank you to our sponsor, the Environmental Protection Agency.