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Members Only Access Has Changed
We have been working hard to enhance the member experience on our website. Once logged in as a member, the benefits can be accessed under the Membership/Benefits tab. This is where benefits will be listed in additional tabs, access to GrantStation, volunteer information, and more. To view account information and to renew, members will still login and click on the "Your Account" link in the upper right of the page. Questions on where we've moved thing to, please contact

Call for 2019 Session Proposals
Want to present at the 2019 GPA Annual Conference? Submit your proposal topic now to be considered for one of the breakout sessions. Submissions will be accepted through February 15, 2019. Learn more and submit your proposal!

2018 GPA Board Election Results

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2018 GPA Board Election. To learn the results and more about your board members, click here.

GPA Logo Montage
The Grant Professionals Association's logo has transformed a few times since the Association's formation in 1998. As we celebrate 20 years in the profession, watch the video below to see the transformation from the quill logo in our early years to where we are today with the GPA logo. Watch the video.

Social Media

  • Herding Cats: Training Program Staff to be Grants-Wise

    • Friday, January 18, 2019
    • Kat Champigny

    Money doesn't grow on trees—so why do our program staff think we can magically produce non-federal grants? You know, one of those foundation or corporate things. You're so good at that!  

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  • Behaviors of a Grant Professional

    • Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    • Cyndi MacKenzie

    This past holiday season there were heartwarming stories of the layaway angels on one end of the spectrum, and there were record numbers of porch pirates on the other.  In reflecting on these two opposite behaviors, I was once again reminded that all individuals have different value systems.

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  • Top Tech Tools to Perfect Your Grant Proposal

    • Friday, January 4, 2019
    • Amanda Peterson

    The key quality to working as a Grant Professional is the ability to write an effective grant proposal. Any tool built to hone your proposal writing skills can help support your proposal, and play an integral role in advancing the mission of the organization in need.  

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