Workshops & Events

Events

  • Tuesday, March 28, 2017
    • Tuesday, March 28, 2017
      Grants for Your Education
      10:30 am-12:00 pm
      For current and future students of any institute of higher education interested in researching potential scholarships, fellowships, and grants for one’s education. Also available in an online format: http://go.wisc.edu/842cvd Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
  • Thursday, March 30, 2017
    • Thursday, March 30, 2017
      Introduction to Data Visualization
      4:00 pm-5:00 pm
      Have an interest in exploring your data in new ways? Heard of data visualization but aren't sure where to start? This workshop will provide an overview of best practices, methods, and tools for exploring and communicating your data visually as well as an introduction to resources on campus and beyond for learning more about this topic. This workshop is intended for beginners to data visualization but all are welcome to attend. Register at: http://bit.ly/2ikFsiU
  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017
    • Tuesday, April 4, 2017
      Life After UW-Madison: Freely-Available Research Resources
      4:00 pm-5:30 pm
      You’re graduating soon! Now what? Learn about research-related resources and tools that you can access no matter where your next adventure takes you. From open access (OA) databases and open educational resources (OERs), to resources in a variety of languages, to freely accessible data sets, discover tools to fill the Library database-shaped hole in your badger heart. Open to graduate students of all levels in all disciplines. Register at: http://bit.ly/2ihoFCn
  • Thursday, April 20, 2017
    • Thursday, April 20, 2017
      Introduction to Finding Grants: Part 1
      10:00 am-11:00 am
      Learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants for your non-profit organization, complete with a brief demonstration of the Foundation Directory Online. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
    • Thursday, April 20, 2017
      Introduction to Finding Grants: Part 2
      11:15 am-12:00 pm
      Gain hands-on experience using the Foundation Center’s flagship database, the Foundation Directory Online. Those new to grants research should consider taking this session with Part I. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
  • Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    • Wednesday, May 17, 2017
      Introduction to Finding Grants: Part 1
      1:00 pm-2:00 pm
      Learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants for your non-profit organization, complete with a brief demonstration of the Foundation Directory Online. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
    • Wednesday, May 17, 2017
      Introduction to Finding Grants: Part 2
      2:15 pm-3:00 pm
      Gain hands-on experience using the Foundation Center’s flagship database, the Foundation Directory Online. Those new to grants research should consider taking this session with Part I. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
  • Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    • Tuesday, May 23, 2017
      Introduction to Foundation Maps
      10:00 am-11:00 am
      Foundation Maps is the Foundation Center's data visualization tool design to help funders and grantseekers see who is funding what and where around the world. Learn how to use this tool to access the knowledge and data needed to make strategic decisions in your funding research. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.
  • Thursday, May 25, 2017
    • Thursday, May 25, 2017
      Introduction to Proposal Writing
      1:00 pm-2:30 pm
      In this workshop, you will get an introductory overview to the proposal writing process, including effective ways to follow up on your proposal. Workshop materials will be available in person and online below.