Announcing New GrantStation Services

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  • Conference Panels
  • Strategic Grantseeking Planning
  • Custom Webinars
  • Survey Research and Analytics

GrantStation Advisory Services

Nonprofit organizations and the businesses that serve them occasionally require guidance to move a mission or business plan forward. GrantStation Advisory Services can help, utilizing the tools, resources, and experience unique to our position in the world of grantseeking.

Tap into GrantStation’s professional staff to identify a stellar panel for your conference focused on philanthropy, develop an internal grantseeking program for your organization, and customize mission-specific webinars on the current state of grantseeking. We also offer survey research and analytics services.

Questions? Contact us at or 1-877-784-7268.


New from GrantStation: The PathFinder


We know that navigating the rough terrain of the grantseeking world isn’t easy.

Are you searching for grantseeking skill development? Let GrantStation’s new PathFinder guide you on your journey to improved skills and career growth.

We are committed to helping you develop your grantseeking skills. PathFinder is a free, interactive website designed to assist you in evaluating your professional development goals and in discovering the right resources to achieve those goals.

  • The Find Your Path tool provides a customized learning plan based on your experience, organizational role, and interests.
  • The Library provides profiles on quality resources in grant research, writing, and management, as well as in strategic planning, that you can use to strengthen your ability to secure grant awards.

Start on your personalized path to grantseeking success!

The Spring 2014 State of Grantseeking™ Report is Here!

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Spring 2014 Report

As a part of the grantseeking community, you know how important it is to stay on top of trends. The State of Grantseeking reports spotlight recent developments in funding so that organizations can be more strategic in their grantseeking. These free survey results, which reflect the grantseeking experiences of over 1,200 respondents, can serve as benchmarks for organizations to compare their grantseeking efforts with those of other, comparable organizations. Interested in the survey and report? Click here to learn more.

New Tours Posted

Posted by: Jeremy Smith, Director of Communications and Technology

The Tour page now features a number of specialized tours for your viewing pleasure! There is still a recording of the most recent live webinar tour that is held every month, but we now have shorter tours that zero in on particular areas of the site.

These tours are great for Members to learn how to use the resources GrantStation offers, as well as for anyone looking to see how our site works. Check them out!

Monthly International Insider Newsletter

Posted by: David Preis, Director of Operations

Are you offering programs outside of the U.S.? If so, then you should be exploring international sources for funding. Our monthly International Insider Newsletter features timely announcements delivered to the inbox of our global partners such as Good360 and EarthCorps. Members of GrantStation are not automatically subscribed, but can now opt in. After you have logged in, click here to enter your email address.

Newsletter for All Staff in a Member Organization

Posted by: David Preis, Director of Operations

Do you have staff members who would like to get the GrantStation Insider newsletter as well? Members of GrantStation get a login for our website, and we automatically subscribe that person to our weekly newsletter GrantStation Insider. But per request from our Members, you can subscribe others in your organization as well. After you have logged in, click here to enter the email addresses of your fellow staff.

Award-Winning Grant Proposals

Posted by: David Preis, Director of Operations

One question many of our Members have asked us is, “What does a great proposal look like?” We have partnered with the Grant Professionals Association to find out! The Winning Grant Proposal Contest was held this summer, and a panel of 21 judges, provided by the Grant Professionals Association, reviewed many entries with great care and consideration. The following winners were selected:

Grand Prize

  • Amy O’Donnell for the JourneyCare Foundation
  • Laurie Whitaker for the Ocala Police Department

Honorable Mention

  • Carrie Frank for The Jewish Home for the Elderly
  • Mary Katzke for Affinityfilms, Inc.
  • Peggy Kreimer for Stepping Stones Ohio

If you are logged into GrantStation, you will find their proposals posted in our Member-Only area. The same page lists the chapters of “Writing a Powerful Grant Proposal” written by our CEO Cynthia Adams. Take a look at all of that content to give you tips on making your own proposals shine!