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Conference Hot Topics Sessions - Help the DATA Act Program Management Office
Help us, help you! The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) DATA Act Program Maintenance Office will be at this year's conferences to present two sessions. These sessions are designed to be interactive and collaborative so that you can help shape report recommendations for Congress! Learn more about each of the sessions.

Register for a Preconference Workshop!
Registration is now open for our preconference workshops. Learn more!

New Member Benefit!
HotelStorm - Exclusive hotel savings for GPA members. Save up to 55% over online travel agencies and enjoy the convenience of 24/7 concierge. A great option for professional and personal travel! Contact Kelli Romero, GPA Membership Director for login details or check your email (Grant News Weekly 8/2/2016) for passcode.

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  • It's Time for that Ethics Fix

    • Monday, October 17, 2016
    • Lauren Daniels

    Most of us do not spend much time worrying about or considering ethics as we go along with our usual work as grant professionals, nor as we plan our participation at the annual conference. But maybe the ethics topic should be of more concern.  

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  • Nailing the Site Visit

    • Monday, October 17, 2016
    • Jamie Healy

    You've developed and submitted a stellar proposal.  You're awaiting a decision when you get the call… “Hi Mrs. Healy. This is Joan from XYZ Foundation and our grant officer and senior director would like to come for a site visit on Dec. 8th in advance of making any final decisions.”      

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  • History in the Making

    • Monday, October 10, 2016
    • Mike Chamberlain, CAE

    One month from now will be a historic time. Although, probably not for the reason that you are thinking. It will be historic as there will be over 600 Grant Professionals gathered for the 2016 edition of the Grant Professionals Association Annual Conference in Atlanta. Staff is busy with the final preparations to make this another fantastic conference where the grant people meet. We are excited to see many familiar friends and excited to meet new members and first time attendees to the conference.

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