Grant Writing for Criminal Justice
- Understanding Grants and Funding Trends
- Applying for Grants
- Managing Your Grants
- Grant Success Strategies
- Review of a Sample Grant
- Grant Performance – Research and Evaluation
- Funding from the Department of Homeland Security
Who Should Attend:
- Community Corrections
- Law Enforcement
- Court Administration & Staff
Training Hours: 16
Aug 07 (08:00 am) - 08, 2007 (05:00 pm)
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center, Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom
Sam Houston State University
Hotel Information: *
Corner of Bobby K. Marks and Bearkat Boulevard
Overflow Hotel Information:
Jeff Barlow is Executive Director of the Hawthorn Institute, a public policy consulting firm based in Missouri. He specializes in funding strategies, revenue maximization, strategic planning, and performance-based budgeting. Since 1997, he has been employed at the Missouri Office of State Courts Administrator where he has administered over $40 million in grant expenditures. Jeff works collaboratively with all criminal justice agencies on multi-jurisdictional projects at the state level in Missouri.
The University Hotel is located at the corner of Bobby K. Marks and Bearkat Boulevard on the campus of Sam Houston State University. The hotel offers convenient accommodations at a rate of $55.00 plus tax for a single room or double room. Each room has two queen-size beds, a refrigerator, coffee maker, etc. Reservations should be made for August 6 and 7, 2007, and need to be made by July 24, 2007.
Registration/Sign-in for the program will be from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM on August 7, 2007. The program will begin at 8:00 AM on each day and conclude at 5:00 PM on August 8, 2007.
If paid, full refunds will be given to those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training. A refund of 70% of the fees paid will be authorized when a written request for cancellation and refund of conference or program fees is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program. If unpaid, those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training will have all fees waived. When a written request for cancellation is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program, the participant will be responsible for 30% of the conference rate at the time they registered. The Correctional Management Institute of Texas reserves the right to retain or collect fees in full for those who fail to cancel in writing prior to the training or for those who fail to attend. Substitutions are permitted at anytime.
* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.