Combined 100 Voice Choir Presents 'My Heart Longs for Christmas' :: Sunday, December 14 & Monday, December 15 at 7pm :: click here for more info!

- published 8/21 (Larry) old link:

Click for Franklin, North Carolina Forecast

Features Free workshop on federal grants process to be offered at WCU’s Biltmore Park site

A free workshop for owners of small businesses, “Navigating the Federal Grants Process,” will be offered Thursday, June 26, at Western Carolina University’s instructional site at Biltmore Park Town Square in Asheville.

The workshop is being sponsored by the N.C. Small Business and Technology Development Center and the Center for Rapid Product Realization at WCU’s Kimmel School of Construction Management and Technology.

A general session will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m., and one-on-one sessions will be offered to small business owners from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Participants will be provided an overview of the Federal Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer grants programs, and also a review of the 11 federal agencies with those programs and how each differs in interests and expectations.

The deadline to register for the workshop is Friday, June 20. A registration form is available on the event website, which can be accessed by visiting and clicking on the link for the Center for Rapid Product Realization.

For more information, contact Kathy Stenger in the Center for Rapid Product Realization at (828)227-2560 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .




Weekly updates in progress!

Grab your FREE copy of the
Macon County News
& Shopping Guide
on newsstands today

The Macon County News
holiday deadlines for
classifieds, display ads
& editorial copy:

– Friday, Dec. 26 for the
Tuesday, Dec. 30 issue

Note: MCN will NOT publish the week of Christmas!

Macon County News is now on:
Find the Macon County News on Facebook! and Find the Macon County News on twitter!
Facebook   Twitter