February 15, 2011

Grant Writing Workshop to be Held March 9-11

A three-day grant writing workshop will be held March 9-11 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Student Life Center at Vanderbilt. The event is presented by an outside agency, the Grant Training Center, and costs $595 per person, which covers tuition, materials, certificate of completion and continental breakfast.

The speaker for the event is Maria Esformes, Ph.D., who has had academic affiliations with several institutions, including the University of Massachusetts, University of Washington, and the University of South Florida. Her provided biography says that she has written and received grants from the Mellon Foundation, American Philosophical Society, the National Endowment for the Humanities, National Science Foundation and the Fulbright Commission.

To learn more about the conference, go to www.granttrainingcenter.com, phone (571) 257-8864 or e-mail training.coordinator@granttrainingcenter.com.