Workshops & Events

Events

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
      Grants for Research and Education
      10:00 am-11:30 am
      In this joint workshop for students and researchers, there will be a hands-on portion using several grants databases. The presentation component will help students, faculty, and other researchers learn how to get set up for efficient grantseeking. In addition, this joint student and researcher workshop will conclude with a hands-on portion using several grants databases. Grants for Your Education is also available online: http://go.wisc.edu/842cvd
  • Thursday, October 18, 2018
    • Thursday, October 18, 2018
      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.
    • Thursday, October 18, 2018
      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.
    • Thursday, October 18, 2018
      Finding Social Science Data for Research
      4:00 pm-5:30 pm
      Need to find and obtain social science data for your research? This workshop provides an introduction to using campus resources, government agencies, and consortia like Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) for finding and obtaining data. It also addresses how data is analyzed and interpreted into scholarly publications. Please register at: https://goo.gl/forms/paPMzQrlTbSMP8pS2
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018
    • Thursday, November 15, 2018
      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, November 15, 2018
      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.
  • Thursday, November 29, 2018
    • Thursday, November 29, 2018
      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, December 6, 2018
    • Thursday, December 6, 2018
      Introduction to Proposal Writing
      10:00 am-11:30 am
      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.