Welcome to the Governor’s Grants Office!

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.

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What's New

Bye Bye DUNS, Bye Bye Old Login, Hello Begin Again I Think I’m Gonna Cry, Bye Bye My DUNS Good Bye
Coverage of the Governor's Grants Conference
Governor's Customer Service Annual Report
The State Increases Access to Integrated Behavioral Health Services (54 grants)
Grants Office News - Annual Conference Registration is open, and more
Hogan Administration Releases Annual Federal Funds Report
Presidential Mem M-18-18 re Simplified Acquistion, Micro Purchase Thresholds Increase
Indirect Costs and Cost Allocation Plans presentation
Policies and Procedures for Federal Grantees and Subrecipients presentation
Policies, Procedures, DeMinimis Rate Certification templates
Find a Foundation Center Funding Center in Maryland
Your Board's Must-Have Documents
Video: Can I get a grant for my small business?
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
Guide for Updating or Renewing Your SAM Registration
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
How to Do Business with the State of Maryland
Track State Grants in Your Community
Beginners Guide to Starting a Nonprofit Organization
How to Register a Non Profit in Maryland
Grantwriting: Beyond the Basics
How to Write A Grant Proposal

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Recorded Webinars

Federal Funds Information for States presentation
How A Bond Bill Can Help Your Capital Project
Properly Prepare for a Grants Audit
Strategies for a Successful OIG Audit
Reducing Improper Payments
The Grants.gov Process for Federal Grants

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March 16 - 1, 2021National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference​, virtual / webinar

March 16, 2021: Annual Substance Use Disorder Best Practices Conference, Opioid Operational Command Center, virtual / webinar

March 18, 2021: Social Media Platforms: Tracking your traffic​ Nonprofit Institute at CSM, virtual / webinar​

April 8, 2021: Frederick Nonprofit Summit, virtual / webinar​

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Governor O'Malley and Lt. Governor Brown
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