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Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo offers two grant writing courses this month in East Hawai’i. Tuition for each class is $75.

Federal Grant Writing Training: How to Apply for Federal Resources will be held on Friday, June 26, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., in the Mookini Library, HITS Lab. Instructor Terrilani Chong will cover a wide range of topics, including developing a research agenda, identifying and analyzing funding opportunities, understanding funding agencies, creating a funding plan, and recruiting mentors and collaborators.

Basic Grant Writing with Jeani Navarro will be held on Saturday, June 27, 9 a.m.– 4 p.m., in UH Hilo’s UCB Room 118. Participants will learn how to write a compelling statement of need and what funders are looking for in grant proposals. Various samples and handouts will be provided and a certificate will be presented upon completion of the course.

Basic Grant Writing is eligible for an Employment & Training Fund (ETF) subsidy for employers who apply by June 12. Visit for a full course description.

For more information, disability accommodations, or to register, call CCECS at 974-7664 (V) or 933-3334 (TTY).

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