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After you have updated your stylesheet, make sure you turn this module off

5 Levels of Grant Management Maturity

Focus on this question as you read this article: How mature is your organization’s grant management process? The following excerpt comes from a chapter in the  Definitive Guide to an Effective Grant Funding Strategy    titled the "Grants Process Maturity Model for Local Government." While the original guide is directed toward counties and cities, this chapter is applicable across many types of organizations and for anyone involved with grants.

The 3 Types of Grant Structures in Local Government:  Which One Are You?

In our Definitive Guide to Grant Funding, three types of grant structures in local government are identified, along with the characteristics, advantages and disadvantages of each.  In order to improve the grant process, it is always wise for organizations to assess their current situations and know their strengths and weaknesses. Ultimately, knowing where you fit in the three categories below will help you improve your capacity to seek and manage grants in an increasingly competitive environment.

Uniform Guidance 2017: What You Need to Know

There were several important discussions last year  about the Uniform Guidance (2 CFR 200) and its impact to federal grant recipients. These discussions took place in trainings across the country. I’ve compiled those trainings for you  in this post  to access and share with others.  Best of all, they're free.  Keep  checking the eCivis blog throughout the year for more training and  resources.