For some people, grant writing is just a job. For others, it is a passion. In this course, Julie Assel, GPC presents information to individuals about career choices and professional credentialing opportunities.
The participant will learn:
· Educational and professional opportunities for grant professionals
· The avenues for credentialing for grant professionals
· Why strong grant professionals are more than “just” writers, and why being valued as a professional matters
This training aligns with the Grant Professional Certification Institute’s Competencies and Skills and is approved for 1.0 Continuing Education Unit (CEU). Full participation in this training is also applicable for 1.0 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.
Competency 2: Knowledge of organizational development as it pertains to grant seeking
Competency 7: Knowledge of practices and services that raise the level of professionalism of grant developers
Julie Assel, GPC, President/CEO Assel Grant Services
Julie founded Assel Grant Services in 2007 and has over fifteen years of experience in grant
writing, research, and management. She has written and reviewed numerous federal, foundation, corporation, and local grants focused on education, healthcare, STEM, mental health, substance
abuse, homeless outreach, human services, and small business. She is a Grant Professional Association Approved Trainer, and currently serves as the President of the Grant Professionals Certification Institute’s board of directors. Julie has successfully secured over $144 million in grant funding over since 2003.