Annual Grants Training

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Tuesday, April 14 - Thursday, April 16, 2020

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Thursday, April 16 – Saturday, April 18

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway  Arlington, VA  22202

 Regular Registration:
September 16 - January 31
 Late Registration: February 1 -  March 31

You have one more chance to submit your application to present at the 2020 Annual Grants Training! Don't miss the last opportunity to share your expertise with over 900 grant management professionals! 

  REGULAR REGISTRATION RATES (September 16 - January 31)
    Member Rate Non-Member
Group Rate
(5 or more)
  Annual Grants Training $795/pp $930/pp $745/pp
  GMBoK Training
$709/pp $799/pp $619/pp
  LATE REGISTRATION RATES (February 1 - March 31)
  Annual Grants Training $905pp $1019/pp $805/pp
  GMBoK Training $769/pp $899/pp $745/pp

NOTE: Please note that Annual Grants Training and GMBoK Training are separate registrations

Annual Grants Training Learning Objectives:

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Identify new requirements outlined in legislation impacting the field of grants management.

  • Apply best practices in grants management.

  • Analyze new concepts and strategies for improving organizational efficiencies in the field of grants management.

 View the Schedule!

Annual Grants Training Breakout Sessions:

  • Implementing the Uniform Guidance: Successes and Lessons Learned
  • Unraveling the Mystery That is Audit Resolution
  • It's an Invoice, Not a Ransom Note (Subrecipient Oversight 101)
  • Choosing the Right Grants Management System
  • Monitoring Best Practices for Pass-Through Entities and Subrecipients
  • Pre Award Management is What Gets the Post Award Management
  • Grant Research & Development 101 - Community Based Nonprofit Organizations
  • Modernizing Public Sector Pro and Transforming Federal Grants Management
  • Analyzing data from $500B in Grant Funding for better decision-making: How Grant recipients can benefit from disruptive technologies
  • Five Years of Building Tribal Grant Capacity at Cherokee Nation
  • Building & Tailoring an Effective Risk Assessment 
  • Federal Grants: Post-Award Requirements to Consider When Drafting the Grant Application.
  • National Policy Requirements - I Agree to Them, but What Do They Mean?
  • Federal Policy and Climate Adaptation: Moving Beyond Compliance
  • Federal Disaster Assistance Overview and Hot Topics
  • So You Have Grant Funding, Now What? A Beginners Guide to Instituting Controls over Compliance
  • Internal Controls: Your First Line of Defense
  • Demystifying Indirect Cost Recovery
  • Suspension and Debarment: Powerful Tools for Protecting Federal Funds
  • Current State of Grants Management
  • A Vision of Tomorrow's Grants: Al, APls, Block Chain, and BOTs Cradle to Grave
  • Grants Management Realities, Pitfalls, and Common Roadblocks
  • Navigating Federal Grant Requirements
  • Using Predictive Analytics with City Financial Data to Align Grant Priorities
  • The Auditor Says You Need Grant Policies and Procedures, Now What?

This is a preview of some of the Breakout Sessions that will be presented at the Annual Grants Training. A complete list of Breakout Sessions will be included in the final schedule. 

Prerequisites   Varies by Session
Who Should Attend   Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors  
Program Level   Varies by Session  
Advance Preparation   Varies by Session  
Delivery Method   Group Live  
Refund Policy  
If a cancellation request is received in writing by February 28, 2020, NGMA will refund the training registration fee minus a $75 processing fee. Cancellations received after February 28, 2020 will not be refunded under any circumstance.  Refunds are not given for no-shows.
NGMA accepts substitutions through February 28, 2020. If a non-member substitutes for a member, the difference between the two rates will be charged.
For more information regarding the event, please contact [email protected].


Event Policies
If NGMA needs to cancel or reschedule training, we will contact the registered participants by email immediately. Full refunds will be provided to registered participants if the course is canceled or if participants are unable to attend the rescheduled event.
For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints or program cancellations, please contact Chere Williams at [email protected] or (703) 994-5137.




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