Meet the Funders | Demystifying the Grant Process

Meet the Funders | Demystifying the Grant Process

Virtual Event
Alumni Relations
Open to:
Alumni, Current Students, TC Community

Join the TC community for "Meet the Funders," a panel discussion featuring representatives from national, state/city and community foundations supporting a myriad of initiatives (i.e. education, arts, health). Panelists will provide insights on their organization’s funding priorities, eligibility criteria, do’s and don’ts of applying and other insights that demystify the grant funding process. This event is open to all and will be particularly useful to grant writers at any skill level.

Date: Tuesday, February 9
Time: 12:30-2:00 p.m. ET
Register here.

Panelists include Leigh Ross (M.A. ’12) from the New York Community Trust; Gisele Shorter (Ed.D ’12) from the Raikes Foundation; Carolyn O’Brien from Private Foundation Services, J.P. Morgan; and Brooke Stafford-Brizzard (Ph.D. ’06) from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Priya Sircar (M.A. ’11) from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation will moderate. Find more information about our speakers below.


To request disability-related accommodations, contact OASID at, (212) 678-3689, as early as possible.

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