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GPA Survey of Salaries & Benefits
GPA Survey of Salaries & Benefits - Please respond!

Have you ever wondered how much a grant professional gets paid and/or what benefits are offered? GPA answers these questions and many more in the GPA Survey of Salaries and Benefits. The survey
results rely on your input to provide accurate and reliable data that can be used by individuals and managers to review salary and benefit information for themselves and their staff. This information is a benefit not only to you as a GPA member, but to our association and the grants profession. We know you are busy and only need a little bit of your time to make sure this valuable resource has the most current information. Take the survey by April 29 and provide us with your email address to be entered into a chance to win a free year membership to GPA.

New Book and Special Offer to GPA Members!
Prepare for the GPC Exam: Earn Your Grant Professional Certified Credential

If you’re seriously thinking about taking the GPC exam, the authors have written a guide that will help you prepare! This down-to-earth manual will help you prepare for the Grant Professional Certified (GPC) exam administered by Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI). It’s written in an informal, conversational style by four leading grant professionals, each of whom holds the GPC designation. 
Receive 20% off of your book purchase by using discount code: gpc-prep-gpa 
This is part of the popular In the Trenches™ series, published by CharityChannel Press. You’ll know an In the Trenches™ book not just by its cover, but by the author’s fun, upbeat writing style. But don’t be fooled by its down-to-earth approach and ample use of sidebars. In the Trenches books are authoritative and cover what a beginner should know to get started and progress rapidly, and what a more experienced nonprofit-sector practitioner needs to move forward in the subject.


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  • Four Common Errors when Writing a Needs Statement and How to Avoid Them

    • Monday, April 25, 2016
    • Linda Wastyn

    I co-teach a grant writing class through our local chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Each time we teach it, we spend about three of the seven sessions on needs statements. Why? 

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  • Career and Business Benefits of the GPA Approved Trainer Program

    • Monday, April 25, 2016
    • Katherine Heart

    Grant training is a valuable skill-set in the grants profession. As the first person to become a GPA Approved Trainer, I can attest to the benefits of receiving this recognition for teaching grant knowledge and skills. I encourage others to apply for the program if you are an experienced grant professional who has developed and taught grant courses or workshops. In addition to the GPC credential, becoming a GPA Approved Trainer has offered a number of other benefits.  

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  • From Boring to Brilliant - Using Data for Maximum Impact in Your Need Statement

    • Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    • Carolyn Owens

    The following joke encapsulates my feelings about data.   Question: “What makes you happy?”   Answer: “Data.”   Question: “No, no, what makes you feel fulfilled? Complete?”   Pause.   “Good data.”  

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