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Grant Writing for Emergency Management Improvement

Hours: 6
Tuition: $125

Program Information:

This course teaches students the finer points of grant writing, enabling proposals and applications to be more competitive. Participants will develop the outline of a grant program, exercise, write sections of a proposal and letter of inquiry and prepare budgets.  

 Topics Include:

  • Program Support

  • Program Development Support

  • Operating Grants

Instructor: Diane Logsdon, IPEM

Diane Logsdon is the President of Logsdon Consultation Services. She works closely with local organizations on planning, exercise, training and organizational efforts. She has an extensive background in program planning and development, training, exercise command, leadership and functional operations. She has developed, directed and evaluated HSEEP certified exercises. Diane serves as the President of the Northern Illinois Emergency Management Consortium and volunteers on the Regional Catastrophic Planning Team. She is a member of the Illinois Emergency Management Assistance Team.  

**Cancellations for this class must be received by SLEA 35 days prior to the start of the program in order to avoid being billed!**

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Jim Kempinski
Program Manager

Voice: (630) 942-2939

Trisha Augustyn
Administrative Assistant

Voice: (630) 942-2295

General Information

Voice: (630) 942-2677
Fax: (630) 942-3766


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