Grants Management 101 - San Francisco

Oct 24, 2017 09:00am -
Oct 24, 2017 04:00pm
The James Irvine Foundation

Event Description

GM101 - San Francisco

GM101 is PEAK Grantmaking’s exclusive training workshop designed for professionals new to their role in grants management. This includes those with backgrounds in accounting, technology systems, program management, and other relevant areas.

Grants management is often the department where program, finance, communications, application, approval and administrative functions overlap. Grants managers perform a diverse set of tasks and maintain a wide range of professional relationships to ensure high quality grants administration across programs.


  • Welcome & Introductions
  • Grants Management: An Overview
  • De-mystifying 501(c)(3)s
  • The Grantmaking Process
  • View from the Field: Q & A
  • The Grantmaking Environment
  • Continuous Learning
  • Wrap-up

Learning Objectives: 

  • Provides a basic understanding of grants management within grantmaking organizations.
  • Builds awareness of the philanthropic context in which grantmaking takes place including types of grantmakers and grantees.
  • Suggests best practices for grants managers to adopt.
  • Builds an understanding of grantmaking’s legal and regulatory landscape.
  • Shares ways to assess the health and financial sustainability of prospective grantees.
  • Outlines the internal administrative and tracking processes that support a grantmaking cycle.
  • Frames grants management as a profession and offers some suggestions for networking, skill building, learning, and development.
  • Provides opportunities for networking and learning from peers.

Event Type:3- National In-Person
Category:Educational Seminar
Early registration ends on Jul 09, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Jul 10, 2017 and ends on Sep 30, 2017.
Late registration starts on Oct 01, 2017.
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Consultant Firm
Member Fee: $175.00$175.00$175.00
Non-Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00
 Consultant Sole Proprietor
Member Fee: $175.00$175.00$175.00
Non-Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00
 Individual Member
Member Fee: $195.00$195.00$195.00
Non-Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00
Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00
Non-Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00
 Organization Member
Member Fee: $175.00$175.00$175.00
Non-Member Fee: $225.00$225.00$225.00