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The Spring 2018 State of Grantseeking Survey

Please contribute your experience to the Spring 2018 State of Grantseeking™ Survey

Why take part?

The resulting – free – State of Grantseeking™ Reports can help you determine a reasonable level of funding to expect for your organization based on median awards by organizational budget, location, and mission (benchmarks you can really use). And, they can give you a leg up on the competition through awareness of trends, months or even years before other reports reflect the data.

Please join thousands of others who find value in the State of Grantseeking™ Reports by completing this survey and offering your insights for the upcoming report. The survey ends March 31, 2018.

The State of Grantseeking(™) is Underwritten By:

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Bold is Gold: A Funding Research Primer

Bold is Gold: A Funding Research Primer

“This book is all about being bold in your approach to securing the support you need for your programs and projects. With 40+ years of experience in grantseeking, I have come to believe that identifying the right grantmaker is a combination of art and science, and I would like to share those hard-won insights with you.”

Cynthia M. Adams
Founder and CEO
GrantStation

If you’ve already read the book, please consider leaving a review!

Tracks to Success

Tracks to Success

Tracks to Success is a GrantStation feature article that focuses on a particular grantmaker or philanthropic trend in order to keep you apprised of the latest “top of topic” subjects within the world of grantseeking, management, and philanthropy.


Annie E. Casey Foundation Highlights Progress in the Fight Against Poverty, While Eyeing Storm Clouds

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has been working to promote the well-being of America’s children for more than 60 years. So the Foundation was among the funders that came to mind when GrantStation decided to explore issues related to poverty following our most recent State of Grantseeking survey.

With many of you reporting that a significant number of your clients were at or below poverty level, we wondered: Is there a glimmer of hope for moving families out of that category?

Webinar Spotlight

Webinar Spotlight

If you are new to grantwriting, this webinar is for you! During this 90-minute webinar, Alice Ruhnke, founder and owner of The Grant Advantage, will teach you how to use a Program Planning Framework to plan your grant applications so they tell a strong, consistent story. As we go through the Framework, each section of a typical grant application will be highlighted with information on what funders are looking for and tips on how to write that section.

Pathfinder

We did the research for you! Browse our library of quality resources, including profiles of books and articles, courses and degree programs, and workshops and tools, all designed to help you develop your career path as a grants professional.

Grant Professionals Association Annual Conference

“The early bird catches the worm.” It’s only February, which makes this a perfect time to plan out your 2018 conference agenda. The Grant Professionals Association (GPA) Annual Conference, which sold out last year due to popular demand, should definitely be part of those plans. This educational and professional growth event is designed for those committed to excellence in the practice of grantsmanship, including grantwriters, grant managers, nonprofit administrators, consultants, and more. The 2018 conference will be held in Chicago, IL, from November 7th to November 10th. Sign up now through the end of July to take advantage of the early-bird registration rate.

National Funding Alert

February 15, 2018
AccessLex Institute: Legal Education Diversity Pipeline Grant Program

The AccessLex Institute seeks to address some of the most critical issues facing legal education today. AccessLex's Legal Education Diversity Pipeline Grant Program provides grants to programs that provide college students and college graduates from historically underrepresented groups with information to aid their successful matriculation into law school and the legal profession. Learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.

This is a sample of the thousands of searchable grantmaker profiles available to Members!

Canadian Funding Alert

February 8, 2018
Campbell Webster Foundation

The Campbell Webster Foundation makes grants annually to registered Canadian charities in support of social justice and economic equity projects in Latin America and Atlantic Canada. Learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.

This is a sample of the thousands of searchable grantmaker profiles available to Members!

International Funding Alert

February 15, 2018
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium: PPG Conservation and Sustainability Fund
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is committed to conserving wildlife and wildlife habitats throughout the world. The PPG Conservation and Sustainability Fund awards grants to help in this effort. Learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.
This is a sample of the thousands of searchable grantmaker profiles available to Members!