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EPA Brownfields Grant Proposal Writing Strategies
September 10, 2012

Dept. of Natural Resources Regional Office, 3911 Fish Hatchery Road,
Fitchburg, Wisconsin

Cost: Free - Registration Required.
To register: Please e-mail Sheree Walsh at chsr@ksu.edu

See below AGENDA for satellite locations. TAB instructors will only be available at the Fitchburg location. Satellite locations will be connected via LiveMeeting and DNR staff will moderate. Questions regarding satellite locations should be directed to the contact assigned to each location. The workshop is also available remotely as a webinar via LiveMeeting. LiveMeeting connection information.

For more information: Please contact:
Wendy Griswold at 785-691-7192, griswold@ksu.edu, or
Jenna Soyer, WDNR at 608-267-0543, jenna.soyer@wisconsin.gov


Documents for the Afternoon:

Grant Writing Tips from TAB.pdf 

Small Groups- Example Proposal Review Overview

TAB EZ Flyer.pdf

FY13 Lessons Learned R5.pdf




Small Groups Proposal Guides.pdf

  8:45 -  9:00



  9:00 -  9:15

Welcome and Introductions


  9:15 -  9:45

TAB Program and introduction to TAB-EZ
Wendy Griswold, TAB/KSU

PPTX (6.6 MB) 

  9:45 - 10:15

Wisconsin Brownfields Program Role
Michael Prager, WI DNR

 PDF (228 KB)

10:15 - 10:30



10:30 - 11:15

EPA Brownfields Grant Purpose, Types, Amounts, Selection Process
Jan Pels, EPA Region 5

PDF (2 MB)

11:15 - 11:45

Where do I get needed data for my application?
Sources & State-specific

- Economic Data Sources- Matt Kures, UW Extension
- Health, Welfare & the Environment Data Sources
Jenna Soyer, Wisconsin DNR



PDF (648 KB)PDF (234 KB)


Lunch (on your own)



Welcome to the Afternoon, Wendy Griswold, TAB/KSU
Small Groups- Example Proposal Review
• Group 1- Community Need
• Group 2- Project Description and Feasibility of Success
      Part 1
      Part 2
• Group 3- Community Engagement and Partnerships
• Group 4- Project Benefits

PPTX (60 KB)

Small Groups Proposal Guides.pdf

  2:15 - 2:30



  2:30 - 3:30

Group Reports/ Discussion of Example Proposal



Questions and Adjournment


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Satellite Locations:
Eau Claire-DNR, Room 158, , 1300 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Clair, WI 54702
Contact:  Cynthia Thomas, cynthia.thomas@wisconsin.gov

Milwaukee- DNR, Room 140/141, 2300 N Dr. MLK Jr Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53212
Contact:  Ronald Kroepfl, ronald.kroepfl@wisconsin.gov

Contact: Jenna Soyer, jenna.soyer@wisconsin.gov

Rhinelander- DNR, Conference Room 2, 107 Sutliff Ave, Rhinelander, WI 54501
Contact: Carrie Stoltz, carrie.stoltz@wisconsin.gov

Green Bay- DNR, Lake Michigan Room, 2984 Shawano Ave, Green Bay, WI 54313
Contact: Denise Danelski, denise.danelski@wisconsin.gov

 This Workshop is being offered by TAB (Technical Assistance to Brownfields Communities) in collaboration with EPA Region 5, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Bureau for Remediation and Redevelopment.
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