West Virginia Humanities Council Conducting Grant-Writing Workshop At Concord University

For Immediate Release: 
Apr 26 2012

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu


ATHENS, W.Va. – The Concord University Office of Sponsored Programs is hosting a grant- writing workshop conducted by Ms. Amy Saunders, grants administrator for the West Virginia Humanities Council, on Friday, May 4, 2012. The workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Rahall Technology Center, Room 103.

This workshop is designed to better acquaint Concord faculty, staff and the surrounding community with the Humanities Council’s grant guidelines and application process. The West Virginia Humanities Council is the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities and serves West Virginia through grants and direct programs in the humanities.

A variety of matching grants are offered by the Council year-round to nonprofit organizations in West Virginia that support educational programming. Grant guidelines and applications are available on the West Virginia Humanities Council website, www.wvhumanities.org

The workshop is being offered at no charge to participants and the public is invited to attend. Persons interested in attending should RSVP at osp@concord.edu. For further information contact Mr. Chris Day at dayc03@concord.edu or 304-384-6314.


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086 if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.