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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Grant Professionals Day (IGPD) is March 8, 2019
IGPD is the annual celebration to recognize and show appreciation to all grant professionals. Take time to celebrate the administrators, consultants, managers, grant-makers and grant proposal developers for their beneficial contributions to people, government agencies and nonprofit organizations. IGPD is about honoring grant seekers, grant makers, and grant project managers. IGPD increases awareness internationally of the work grant professionals perform. Events planned for this day encourage grant professionals and their organizations to celebrate themselves, the profession and highlight important issues faced by grant professionals. Learn more about celebrating IGPD.
GPA Journal Co-Editor Wanted
The Publications Committee of the GPA seeks applicants for a co-editor position for the Journal of the GPA, to begin April 2019. A co-editor must be a member of the GPA, be committed to its mission and vision, and have at least five years of experience as a grant professional. The initial commitment is for one year and can continue thereafter if all parties agree the working relationship is mutually beneficial and fruitful. Applications are accepted anytime before March 4. Learn more here.
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!
Without knowing it, I was hired to clean up an Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Audit, and I lived to tell the tale. (First lesson learned: ask about the status of current grant programming during your interview.)
First of all, thank you to all of you who volunteer with GPA. Our association continues to move forward because of you!
I recently attended a large national conference and felt nearly every other word was “Leadership.” And while we are all encouraged to lead, we are expected to be an empowering and confident leader as well.