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We provide resources, training, research, and guidance to state agencies, local governments, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academia on all aspects of federal grants and federal funds. Our website is robust, offering contacts and resources to answer any question you may have about grants. Please connect with us so we can ensure your organization has the resources it needs to help change Maryland for the better.We invite you to become familiar with this site, and subscribe to receive news about state & foundation grant opportunities, invitations to our events, and more.

 Governor's Grants Office

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What's New

  
Find a Foundation Center Funding Center in Maryland
Your Board's Must-Have Documents
Video: Can I get a grant for my small business?
JENNIFER JONES BASIC GRANT TRAINING PRESENTATION
JENNIFER JONES PRE-APPLICATION INTRUCTION LIST
Grants Intelligence: Your Window into Federal Funding Awards
US Census' OPPORTUNITY PROJECT presents tech tools to connect you
The Definitive Guide to Maximizing Grant Revenues
What is USASpending.gov
The Federal Grants Leaning Center
Infographic: A Guide to the Federal Budget Process
MD DEPT HUMAN SERVICES Family Investment Admn Funding Opportunities
Commonly Used Grants Acronyms
Budgeting Guide for Startup Nonprofits
Successfully Implementing Cooperative Audit Resolutions


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Quick Reference

  
Popular Benefit Programs for Individuals/Families in Maryland
Maryland Manual for Grants Managers
CRS report: Federal Grants-in-Aid Primer
Federal Grants 101 for States and Local Governments
Uniform Guidance for Fed Grants Management:2CFR Part 200
Uniform Guidance Made Simple by OMB's Gil Tran (video series)
Quick Start Guide for SAM registration
Federal System for Award Management (SAM) User Guide
Maryland State Government Finance Tracker for Businesses
How to Do Business with the State of Maryland
Start Your Own Business federal guidelines
Track State Grants in Your Community
Foundation Funding Information Network
How to Register a Non Profit in Maryland
Grantwriting for Non Profit Organizations
Are You Ready for that Grant?
Grantwriting: Beyond the Basics
Collaborations for Grantseekers

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Recorded Webinars

  
Federal Funds Information for States presentation
How A Bond Bill Can Help Your Capital Project
All About SAM Registration (and Migration from CCR)
Properly Prepare for a Grants Audit
Access (Census) Data for Grants Applications
Best Practices for Grants Management
Strategies for a Successful OIG Audit
GAO Report: Non Profits' Indirect Costs
Reducing Improper Payments
The Grants.gov Process for Federal Grants
D-U-N-S Number in the Federal Grant Process


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May 30, 2018 - Ready, Set, GROW! - Howard County​
May 31, 2018Non Profit Board Training (cost) - Baltimore
June 1, 2018Sharing Circle: NonProfits and Community Organizations - Baltimore
June 2, 2018 - Grant Writing for Beginners (cost) - Owings Mills
June 6, 2018Introduction to Proposal Writing - Baltimore
June 6, 2018 - Introduction to Project Budgets - Balitmore
June 13, 2018 - Nonprofit Board Members' Roles and Responsbilities - Baltimore
June 12, 2018 - Introduction to Finding Grants - Laurel Library
June 15, 2018Sharing Circle: NonProfits and Community Organizations - Baltimore
July 12, 2018Nonprofit Sharing Circle - Laurel Library
July 27, 2018 - Fiscal Sponsorship for Aspiring Nonprofits - Baltimore
August 21, 2018Intro to Proposal Writing - Laurel Library
September 6, 2018 - Nonprofit Sharing Circle - Laurel Library
October 29, 2018 - Governor's Grants Office Annual Training Conference

 
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