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Virtual Learning (September 2022)
Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
Category: Webinars

Monthly Webinars

1-2 p.m. ET  |  September 28, 2022

Members: FREE registration and CPE credits!
Non-Members: $174 with CPE credit included 
(fee includes optional 1-year complimentary NGMA membership)


Plain Writing for Grants Professionals
Presented by Heather Murphy-Capps, Graduate School USA

The Plain Writing Act of 2010 requires Federal agencies to communicate with the public in clear, conversational language that the public can “understand and use.” This interactive webinar is designed for members who want to understand and use Plain Writing to increase their effectiveness as Federal/non-Federal communicators.

Learning Objectives:

  • Plan and organize documents that connect with their audiences and yield meaningful results;

  • Update their writing skills to include 21st century government writing standards based on Plain Writing; and

  • Learn how Plain Writing can enhance efficient, clear, and concise communication.


Participants will earn 1 CPE credit | Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

To be awarded the full CPE credit, participants must respond to all three of the polling questions asked during the program. 

Prerequisites   None  
Who Should Attend   Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors  
Program Level   Basic
Advance Preparation   None  
Delivery Method   Group Internet Based


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend NGMA events. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this event, please contact [email protected] at least three weeks prior to the event.

Event Policies  

For additional information or assistance with this event including cancellations, substitutions or other program concerns or information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact [email protected]


For additional information or assistance with registration, please contact Kelli Klepic at [email protected] or (202) 997-9982


National Grants Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.