Study and Prepare for the CGMS Exam


NGMA encourages candidates to prepare for the exam by using resources such as those listed in Appendix A of the CGMS Candidate Handbook.

Join the CGMS Study Buddy social community page in the NGMA Network. You can also connect with a CGMS Mentor through the social community.

Taking the NGMA GMBoK Training is a great way to get prepared for the CGMS Exam as it covers the full life cycle of grants management.

  • Read and know 2 CFR 200.
  • Take the CGMS Practice Test.
  • Even experienced grant professionals will need to study for the exam!