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The Wait is Over! GrantZone Community Launched!
GrantZone is the new community for members of GPA and one of the most powerful member benefits in GPA history. It is your connection to an incredible resource – over 2,000 of your colleagues who share your challenges and successes. We hope you will find it to be a place where you can ask advice, share your experiences (and resources) and build relationships from the convenience of your computer or mobile device. And you can access the community and all of its collective knowledge 24/7. We encourage you to login to GrantZone
Note: Your email address and password are the same you use for the GPA website.

Grant Professionals help to change the world one grant at a time. What impact are your grants making? Share your story so we can help spread the great news to the world about how #GrantsWork!

2017 Call for Presenters is Now Open!
GPA would like to invite you to submit a proposal to be considered to present at the 2017 GPA Annual Conference, November 8-11, 2017 in San Diego, CA. Our Call for Presenters is open now through February 15th, 2017. To learn more about our requirements and to submit a proposal click here.

The 2017 Winning Grant Proposal Competition is now open!
Have you been awarded a grant in the last year? Are you looking for recognition and acknowledgment of your work? Have you created a proposal with a compelling narrative; a strong, workable plan ready to implement; and a succinct, complete, and engaging executive summary? Enter today and share your success with the grantseeking world! Enter by January 31, 2017. Winners will be announced in March.

Social Media

  • Enabled Prospecting

    • Friday, February 17, 2017
    • Michele Zacks

    I have written about prospecting for scientific research grants before (see: “Prospective ABCs”) for GPA. I thought a bit of retro-reflection might be productive. So in January, I entered my name into the GPA Grant News contributor list, downloaded the template to write a new article, and resolved to commit to a title.   

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  • Volunteer Relations Program - Winter 2017

    • Monday, February 13, 2017
    • Barb Boggs

    Thanks to all of our GPA Volunteers! Our association is who we are because of what you do.

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  • Creating a Strong Prospect List

    • Monday, February 13, 2017
    • April Koske

    How many times have you been tasked with coming up with a new, golden egg of a prospect list that has limitless (UNRESTRICTED) dollars to add to your agency's ever increasing revenue needs? 

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