The Grant management will look at key aspects of strategic planning, efficient grant design, program development and effective tracking, and having sufficient resources to smoothly manage the process. The course will equip participants with the ability to understand the Primary functional areas of Grants Management. This will include the skills on how a grants manager can work with all the key stakeholders in the organization to develop their strategy around grants, identify grant opportunities, implement specific grant awards, evaluate successful projects, and streamline future proposals.
The Grants Management Cycle will also be explored in depth. We will be exploring grants management from a proactive rather than reactive perspective and the 4C’s of effective grant management process.
The programme will cover components of grants management including;
- Fundamentals of Grants Management
- Grant Management Cycle, Roles, Responsibilities and Requirements
- Types of Grants, Applications and the Obligating Documents
- Contract Amendments
- Internal Control Systems
- Fund raising, budgeting and costing
- Partnerships & Consortia
- Co-Financing and Multi Donor Funding