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Workshop: Be Careful What You Wish For! Managing Grant Funded Projects

Monday, May 6, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EDT)

Lynnhaven House-Virginia Beach History Museums

4409 Wishart Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
United States

* Registration open until 5/3/19 at 12:00 AM (EST)

Event Details

Be Careful What You Wish For: Managing Grant Funded Projects

Congratulations! You got the grant!

But now what? Learn about expectations of funders and how to manage a grant throughout the process including planning, implementation, and reporting. The workshop will highlight the pros and cons of seeking grant support as well as successful, and not so successful, grant projects. Corporate, state, and federal grants will be covered. 

We will be meeting at the Colonial Education Center at historic Lynnhaven House.

Guest Speakers:

  • David Bearinger, Grants and Community Programs Director, Virginia Humanities
  • Melissa Mullins, Development Coordinator, Norfolk Botanical Garden
  • Jennifer Thomas, Executive Director, Virginia Association of Museums

Virginia Certificate in Museum Management:

  • Provides one credit in External Relations OR Internal Affairs




May 6
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Registration Check-In
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Morning Presentation
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Afternoon Presentation

For More Information:

Virginia Association of Museums Logo Physical Address: 301 North Sheppard Street / Mailing Address: 3126 West Cary Street #447
Richmond, VA 23221

Registration Instructions: 

Please provide attendee contact information for tickets purchased. It is proferred that each attendee register themself in order that event history is correctly tracked in their account. If you are not a member, consider joining to take advantage of the discounted member rates. VAM staff are always happy to process a registration for you by contacting 804.358.3170. Thank you!