Medina County office of Ohio State University Extension Community Development helps organizations and individuals identify resources for grants and gain the skills to prepare

Winning Grant Proposals

Through workshops and one-on-one individualized coaching and mentoring through the grant submission process.
To schedual individual coaching please contact the Medina County office of OSU Extension and ask for Community Development.

Grant Writing Workshops

Due to public health concerns surrounding COVID-19 the following grant writing classes have been postponed until further notice:

Introduction to Grant Writing
You Write the Grant

If you are interested in grant writing instruction, please contact Kyle White, Community Development Educator, at or call our virtual office at 330-661-6402. 

Introduction to Grant Writing

Registration form Here

Looking for grant funding but do not know where to begin?  Join Kyle White, OSU Extension community development educator to learn the basics of the grant writing process including:

  • How funders are structured and why it matters
  • Where to start researching
  • How to determine if a funder is a good fit for your organization
  • Whether  your organization is grant ready
  • Common grant writing traps and how to avoid them

DATE:  March 26, 2020

TIME: 9 AM - 11 AM  

LOCATION: Medina County office of Ohio State University Extension, 120 W Washington St. Suite 1L, Medina, OH 44256

COST: $50.00 includes all materials

DEADLINE:  March 23rd  

You Write the Grant, 2-Day Series  


Class 1: April 9th, Using a grant request you have selected and un-der the guidance of the instructor, you will write the draft of the grant proposal. 

Class 2: April 23rd, Members of the class will critique each others work and finalize their grant proposal. 

The goal is for each member of the class to leave with a completed, ready to submit proposal.  This is a two class workshop. You can select either a morning or afternoon session.  Join us on October 25 and November 16— and look forward to submitting a winning proposal at the conclusion of the class! 

This class is taught by Kyle White, Community Development Educator for OSU Extension Medina County

Date:  April 9th, 2020 and April 23rd, 2020

TIME: 9 AM - 12 Noon

LOCATION: Medina County office of Ohio State University Extension, 120 W. Washington St., Suite 1L , Medina, OH 44256

Cost: $100 includes both days and all materials

DEADLINE:  April 6th