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Are you thinking about or in the process of applying for a grant? All grant applications must go through FLC's grant proposal process. Here are some resources that will help you through the process:
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Have you been awarded a grant? Congratulations. Here are some resources to help you manage it:
Grants Management 101 for Department Admins (PowerPoint)
Mary Shepherd, deputy director of Southwest Colorado Small Business Development Center, received a $83,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Economic Development and International Trade (COEDIT) to fund SBDC activities in 2019 and $3,100 to fund “SBDC For the Health of It.”
Elizabeth Quinn MacMillan, curator of Museum Collections for Center of Southwest Studies, received a $2,500 grant from the Ballantine Family Foundation to fund “Emergency Response Training and Preservation Assessments for the Four Corners Museum Network.”
Eric Prosser, campus copyright librarian and Astrid Oliver, collection management librarian for Reed Library, received a $42,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Higher Education Open Educational Resources (OER) to fund “Putting Students at the Center through OER.”
Stacey Peters, administrative assistant for Reed Library, received a $250 grant from the American Library Association to be a host site for the traveling exhibition “Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness.”
Beth LaShell, coordinator of Old Fort at Hesperus, received a $1,000 grant from the Ballantine Family Fund for the “2019 Farmer in Training” project to support one farmer in training for the 2019 growing season.
Beth LaShell, coordinator of Old Fort at Hesperus, received a $24,794 grant from the Colorado State Historical Fund to develop “Construction Documents for Old Fort at Hesperus Carriage House and Root Cellar” over a two-year period.
Kendra Gallegos Reichle, coordinator of Student Wellness, received a $1,500 grant from La Plata Electric Association for “Suicide Prevention” to implement a suicide intervention training program on campus.
Peggy Ferguson, director of Campbell Child and Family Center, received a $38,500 grant from the Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation for tuition support for families with financial need and to offer the Incredible Years parenting class in 2020.
Crystal Fankhouser, associate director of Financial Aid, received $15,000 from the Boettcher Foundation to fund five Boettcher Opportunity Award scholarships in 2019-2020.
Steve Elias, dean of School of Business Administration, and Tino Sonora, professor of Business Administration, received a $35,750 grant from the Colorado Water Conservation Board for “Assessing the Impacts of Drought on Ecosystem Service-based Sectors in Southern Colorado.”