March 4, 2014 > Congressman Honda to host grant workshop
Congressman Honda to host grant workshop
Submitted By Vincent Rocha
Congressman Mike HondaÕs office will be hosting a Grant Workshop at the Milpitas Library on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. The workshop will inform area residents, including local businesses, community organizations, and public agencies, about federal and private grant opportunities.
ÒThe grant process can seem opaque and technical to those whoÕve never been through it,Ó Congressman Honda (D-CA17) said. ÒThis workshop will help local residents, non-profits, and public agencies, like police and fire departments, understand the federal and private grant opportunities they can take advantage of, and how to apply for them.Ó
Attendees will learn about:
Federal grant opportunities and www.Grants.gov, the portal to learning about and applying for, specific federal grant funding
Local and private grant funding opportunities
Components of a successful grant application, what grantors look for, and what happens after a grant is awarded
Small Business Administration (SBA) programs
Wednesday, Mar 5
1:00 p.m. Ð 3:30 p.m.
160 N. Main Street, Milpitas