Federal Grants and Social Media

I can hear the question marks in your minds now, "How is it that social media has anything to do with federal grants?" Perhaps surprisingly, and increasingly more so, quite a bit! According to SmartEGrants, one of the grant professional support firms on the frontlines working with organizations on their grant and social media goal overlap: [...]

By | February 2nd, 2015|Grant Best Practices, Grants Digest|Comments Off on Federal Grants and Social Media

Do You Want to be a Grant Reviewer?

Washington Strategic Consulting participates in a weekly Twitter chat for grant professionals, #grantchat. This past week, #grantchat discussed being a grant reviewer. It has been our team's experience that serving as a grant reviewer is an excellent form of professional development for grant professionals of all skill levels and backgrounds. Therefore, for this blog post, [...]

By | January 19th, 2015|Grant Best Practices, Grants Digest|Comments Off on Do You Want to be a Grant Reviewer?

Grant Seeking Resolutions for 2015

Do you personally believe in and follow the practice of setting New Year's Resolutions? How about identifying the two or three keywords that you believe describe the year you have planned for ahead? Regardless of your belief for your personal life, how do you handle the new calendar year in your professional life? How about [...]

By | January 5th, 2015|Grant Best Practices, Grants Digest|Comments Off on Grant Seeking Resolutions for 2015