Federal grant applicants who work as a team sometimes need to collaborate with people who are not part of their organization.
It’s easy to add these external collaborators to a workspace as long as they have a Grants.gov account. You will just need their username.
Continue reading Become a Workspace Wizard: How to Add Outside Collaborators
Grant forecasts are early announcements for potential funding opportunities. Forecasted grants give you and your grant team a chance to get a head start on the grant application planning process. To learn more, read the What Is a Grant Forecast? blog post.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: 4 Grant Forecasts to Consider
In order to apply using Workspace and subscribe to funding opportunities, you need a Grants.gov account. Following the November 20th Release 16.1, it will be quicker for people to create an account with Grants.gov.
Continue reading Release 16.1 Preview of Simpler Account Registration
We heard your feedback, so Release 16.1 on November 20, 2017, will bring improvements to the funding opportunity and communications subscription process.
How? The new Connect tab will contain ways to subscribe to Grants.gov email updates and alerts. After logging in to your Grants.gov account, you can save custom search queries or subscribe to specific funding opportunity numbers.
Continue reading Release 16.1 Preview: Funding Opportunity Subscriptions in Connect Tab
Research grants support a wide variety of critical, public-serving missions by the federal government. Check out these five federal funding opportunities that support research in a variety of fields.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: 5 Recent Research Grants on Grants.gov
At the Federal Demonstration Partnership (FDP) meeting in early September, the Grants.gov team had the chance to interact with Grants.gov users from all over the country. In our conversations with those of you who attended, we heard interesting and valuable feedback about the service that Grants.gov provides. We are grateful for your open and honest input about our system and look forward to hearing more.
Continue reading Sticky Notes from the September Federal Demonstration Partnership Meeting
In continuing the grant agency spotlight series, we look at the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and its work to give “Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities.”
Why Does NEA Exist?
Browse the NEA website and you will likely notice a two-word credo repeated on almost every page: “Art Works.” Here’s how the bureau of the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities explains the credo:
Continue reading Grant Agency Spotlight: National Endowment for the Arts
This week’s featured funding announcements are from the Department of Health and Human Services, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Department of Agriculture, and the Department of State.
The purpose of this one-year funding opportunity is to increase the number of qualified nursing faculty by providing funding to accredited schools of nursing to offer loans to students in advanced education nursing degree programs who are committed to become nurse faculty. In exchange for full-time, post-graduation employment as nurse faculty, the program authorizes cancellation of up to 85 percent of any such loan (plus interest thereon).
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Four New Federal Grants Posted This Week
In case you missed us, here’s Part 2 of the question and answer session we had at the at the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) Annual Conference. If you missed part 1 of the Conference Q&A, check out that blog post first.
If you have questions about Workspace, read this post and then go to the Grants.gov Online User Guide for more information.
Continue reading Conference Q&A: Your Workspace Questions Answered, Part 2
Register today for the Getting Started with Grants.gov Workspace: Become a Workspace Wizard webinar presented by the Grants.gov Program Management Office (PMO).
Workspace is Grants.gov’s shared, online environment to collaboratively complete and submit federal grant applications. With the retirement of the Legacy PDF application method on December 31, 2017, Grants.gov is providing this free webinar to help get you started with using Workspace.
Continue reading Register for the Grants.gov Workspace Webinar