Product Training

Grants Network: Pre-Award

Training Description

The pre-award training is intended to help beginning level users become familiar with the ins and outs of searching for grants within eCivis. Topics will include: customizing alert settings, defining projects, saving grants, routing grants, creating search agents, and added-value items.

Pre-Award Training Schedule 2020

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Grants Network: Post-Award

Training Description

The post-award training is intended to assist intermediate to advanced users with the process and stages of grants management from beginning to end. Topics will include: user levels (OMAH, DMAH, Department, Auditor), grant stages, creating projects, attaching grants to projects, setting up team members, managing/uploading grant documents, creating tasks (spending reports, compliance reports, approval tasks), grant conflict reports, allocating funds, creating and building reports, and entry of live grants.

Post-Award Training Schedule 2020

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Three Major Federal Grants, and the Importance of Developing a Grants Calendar

On July 24, 2017, eCivis and The Ferguson Group (TFG) hosted a successful webinar focusing on helping you prepare for three major federal grant opportunities—TIGER, AFG, and Brownfields Assessment Grants—expected to be released later in 2017. This webinar also covers the importance of annually preparing a calendar of priority grants for your community, and how planning ahead can boost your community’s grants ROI. But don't worry if you missed it—the recording is free at the registration page linked below!

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Keys to Grant Success: Addressing the Core Grant Challenges for Local Government

This presentation includes presentations from Hilary Crowley, Fund Development Consultant for Alameda County Health Care Services, and Dr. Beverly Browning, author of Grant Writing for Dummies and numerous other grant-related publications.

Topics discussed include:

  • Identifying the right grants for your projects
  • Aligning your capacity to the right types of grants
  • Pursuing private funding
  • Establishing best practices
  • Avoiding common pitfalls

Webinars by Thompson

The following is a list of Thompson webinars. Click for more details.

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