About Holly

Holly Rustick
founder of Grant Writing & Funding, is a grant writing expert and Amazon bestselling author on grant writing. She is President-Elect of the Guam Women's Chamber of Commerce and a professor at the University of Guam. Holly's been on both sides of the grant writing coin – writing them for over a decade as well as managing and reviewing them on behalf of numerous organizations. She also conducts grant training workshops, offers grant-related products, and has a podcast Grant Writing & Funding.

Holding a Master’s in International Political Economy and a Bachelor’s in Political Science, Holly is not only a successful technical writer for federal contract bids but also facilitates fundraisers, crowdfunding campaigns and solicits in-kind donations from large corporations for nonprofit organizations.

Holly publishes weekly blogs, articles and podcasts on www. grantwritingandfunding.com. She
received a formal Resolution 33-34 (COR) from the Guam Legislature for commitment in combatting human trafficking (March 2017).

Holly is a speaker and has been featured in the following media:

Featured on KUAM, 101.1 Radio, NonProfit Ally Podcast, Published in FundForte and Marianas Business Journal, and Guest Speaker at PEACE Conference, Inspire Guam 2018, NAWIC Conference 2017/2018, and Junior Achievement 2019.


Contact Holly to be a guest speaker or blog/article contributor