Tips to Successful Grant Writing Webinar

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced a free webinar, Tips for Successful Grant Writing, on May 13, 2021 from 10 – 11am. Presenters include Keith Wills, Learning Solutions Specialist at MidAtlantic Farm Credit, and Ginger Myers, Director of the Maryland Rural Enterprise Development Center and University of Maryland Extension Marketing Specialist.

“Grants come in all shapes and sizes, but no matter which agricultural grant suits you and your operation, you'll still need to apply to be evaluated as a recipient,” notes Wills. “This webinar will discuss the basics of grants and grant writing to prepare you for filling out grant applications.”

The webinar will cover the following topics:

  • What is a grant?

  • Tips to navigate the grant writing process

  • How does grant writing work?

  • Tips for writing a successful farm grant 

  • Common mistakes in grant writing

  • How is a grant proposal reviewed?

  • Connections to grant writing resources

“Just like planting any successful crop, writing successful grant applications requires planning, following best practices for completing the grant submission process, and lots of patience,” adds Myers.

Attendees can register for the webinar online at Once registered, participants will receive materials via email and can join or watch the replay when convenient. If you have any questions you'd like our presenters to answer during the meetings, please email them to