Training

GPA Approved Trainers can better prepare you to seek and attain grant funds--whether you are a start-up or a well-established organization.

Below is the list of categories GPA's Approved Trainers offer a workshop or session for.

Click on the category link to be taken to the list of approved trainers for that category. 
Each trainer is listed in the Categories for which they were approved. You can learn about the trainer and their courses by clicking on their name.
 

Budgeting Workshops on how to develop a project budget and how to use the budget development as a plan for grant project implementation and consensus building.
Consulting Workshops designed to start, prosper and grow professionally as a grant consultant.
Donor Relations Workshops about stewardship through gift acceptance and management, acknowledgement, donor recognition, including events, and reporting to support the acquisition and retention of donors.
Ethics Workshops on the rules of conduct recognized by the Grant Professionals Association and the Code of Ethics for members.
Evaluation Workshops on the systematic method for collecting, analyzing, and using information to answer questions about projects, policies and program including the design of outcome measures.
Financial Management Workshops on internal and external financial management computer based systems, accountability, compliance, policies, controls, reporting, monitoring/audits, rules and regulations, including Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants: OMB Circular A-102.
Fundraising Workshops on the process of raising funds for charitable, educational or religious purposes from major sources: government/foundation grants, corporate gifts, planned giving, major gifts, annual appeals, special events, crowd sourcing, social media.
Funder Research Workshops on the process of grant opportunity research and private donor prospect research.
Grants Administration Workshops on the process of administering grants and contracts including the grant agreement requirements for expenditures, purchasing, reimbursements, drawdowns, and financial reporting.
Grants Management Workshops on the process of implementing grant projects and cooperative agreements including field work, processing invoices, budget oversight, amendment approvals, programmatic reporting, monitoring/auditing and close-out.
Intro to Grants Workshops on the basics of grants including project planning, narrative development, budget, application submittal, award compliance and implementation.
Legal Workshops on contracts, sub-awards, procurement, personnel matters, fraud,  Federal assistance law, Internal Revenue Service rules, appropriations law, national policy implications.
Partnerships Workshops on establishing, maintaining and sustaining partnerships, including memorandums of understanding, consortia, cooperative agreements, sustainable relationships and volunteers.
Professional Development Workshops on professional development as a grant professional.
Proposal Development Workshops on writing, editing, essential skills development, storytelling, proposal development guides, tools and resources.
Other Workshops on other categories including social media, business managment and more.