Fifth Biennial Awards Banquet organized by the Office of Sponsored
Programs, Contracts & Grants was held on March 9th, 2004
for the Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) faculty and staff.
The bi-annual event spotlights outstanding efforts by the faculty
to bring grants and sponsorships to the university. The awards
banquet is held every two years to give new and developing grant
writers an opportunity to hone their grant writing skills and
to become eligible for next awards banquet in 2006.
The awards banquet was preceded by a two-day
grant writing workshop on March 8-9 at the K. E. White Graduate
Center. The Office of Sponsored Programs, Contracts, and Grants
at Elizabeth City State University presented the workshop
entitled "Developing Winning Proposals". Participants
benefiting from the workshop included institutions, non-profit
agency representatives, public and private school administrators,
business and church representatives.Workshop participants
learned to develop their ideas and revise concept papers,
write for reviewers, apply the ABC's of grant writing, attended
breakout sessions with accomplished grant writers, and identified
funding sources. Photos from the grant writing workshop can
be found here.