Ah, the joy of learning that the proposal you’ve written has been accepted by the funder and your organization will be getting a grant! Time for relaxing? Hardly!
What you do after the award affects not just the success of your project but future fundability as well. Therefore it is extremely important that you have a solid grant management process. This checklist will help.
To learn more about the grant management process click on the link below.
Early in my nonprofit career I created several very simple tracking tools for programs, you are welcome to use these as ideas for creating your own. Sample #1, #2, #3, #4 (go ahead, chuckle if you like – most of these were for a very small nonprofit!) and example #5: “Why Not Help Somebody, Inc.” a tongue-in-cheek database for tracking multiple grants.