Grant Writing Basics for Food Systems Projects

Want to learn about federal programs that can help you build community food systems projects? Are you seeking basic grant-writing advice so you can apply competitively for grants and other federal funding to support your work? Want answers to questions about how to get started?

Join us to hear two experienced grant writers discuss how to succeed at using federal programs to support your work. This one-hour webinar is an introduction to finding federal grant opportunities and designing a project. The workshop will be followed up with opportunities to participate in more informal web-sessions to discuss proposal writing.

Presenters: Margaret Krome, Policy Program Director, Michael Fields Agricultural Institute; Una Van Duvall, Cross Management Services, Milwaukee

Presentation Agenda:

1) Introduction to the eXtension Community of Practice and the Community and Regional Food System Project
2) What constitutes a well-designed project?
3) Where to go to get funding
4) Grant Writing basics – do’s and don’ts
5) Questions and Responses

Created by Sharon Lezberg