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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.

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What's New

  
Governor's Grants Conference 2018 Presentations
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?
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
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
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
Beginners Guide to Starting a Nonprofit Organization
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
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
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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Calendar

January 12, 2019:  So you want to start a nonprofit?(for Nonprofits), Enoch Pratt Free Library
​January 15, 2019: "Fundraising Fundamentals - Finding Grants", College of Southern Maryland, Regional Hughesville Campus
January 25, 2019:  Finding Grants: Foundation Directory Online, Enoch Pratt Free Library
January 30, 2019:  How to Start and Maintain a nonprofit, Enoch Pratt Free Library
February 5, 2019:  Introduction to Grant Project Budgets, Enoch Pratt Free Library
February 15, 2019:  Finding Grants: Foundation Directory Online, Enoch Pratt Free Library

February 21, 2019: Nonprofit Institute Annual Conference, College of Southern Maryland, LaPlata

March 6, 2019: What makes a Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaign a success?​ Enoch Pratt Free Library

March 11, 2019: ​Finding Grants: Foundation Directory Online, Enoch Pratt Free Library

March 14, 2019:  So you want to start a nonprofit?Enoch Pratt Free Library

April 18, 2019: Writing a Winning Grant Proposal, Enoch Pratt Free Library
May 9, 2019Creating a Digital Strategy to Reach Your Audience, Enoch Pratt Free Library
May 16, 2019: Logic Models for Program Outcomes​, Enoch Pratt Free Library

 
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