Grant Writing - Grand Junction

Event Date: 4/4/2018 - 4/5/2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Event Overview
Clarion Inn
755 Horizon Dr.
Grand Junction

Program Topics:

This two-day class will be fun, interactive, and detailed. Lunch is provided on both days.

With a special focus on transportation-related grants, this hands-on grant writing course will walk you through all the stages of grant project development. You will learn the following:

  • Crafting Competitive, High-Scoring Grant Proposals
  • Importance of Mission and Vision Statements
  • Drafting Goals
  • Drafting Grant Support Resolutions
  • Developing Effective Budgets and Budget Justifications
  • Crafting Evaluation and Dissemination Plans
  • Mathematical Calculations of Your Chances
  • Types of Graphics to Use
  • Federal funding guidelines and OMB Circulars, and the Federal Register
  • Support Letters Vs. Commitment Letters
  • Partnership Development

Registration Fee

The 2-day workshop includes class handout and lunch on both days.

Cancellation Policy

Please be considerate of those on the waiting list, cancel early if necessary.

Special Notes

In order to receive credit for this class, attendees must stay until the end when it is dismissed by the instructor and class certificates are awarded.


Casebier, Michia

Michia Casebier, President of M. G. Tech-Writing, LLC and CU Boulder Alumna, has funded nearly $18 million in grant proposals for non-profits, federal, municipal, tribal governments, and other organizations in the fields of community development, multi-modal transportation enhancement, and more. Steadfast in her commitment to the development and design of live-able communities, as a contracted Senior Planner, Michia provides technical assistance to communities in the form of safety and built-environment needs assessments for bicycle & pedestrian access, School Route/Travel Plans, and grant writing support in Arizona.