Grants Management Academy

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The Grants Management Academy provides federal training resources and guidance on how to apply for grants and navigate different grants management systems, laws, and regulations, and grant life cycles. This page also spotlights the CDC Foundation’s Federal Grants Management Training Modules.

Federal Grants Management Training Modules

The Federal Grants Management Trainingexternal icon series helps public health staff, particularly those working with grants, understand roles and responsibilities in federal grant management and how to be good stewards of their federal awards.

This is a self-guided, three-video training series designed to provide federal grant recipients with the information needed to ensure the successful management of federal grants and cooperative agreements. The series includes a reference guide with links to resources and steps to manage federal grants management information.

The training series is divided into three modules:

To access the modules, you must create an account. Once you’re on the CDC Foundation page, click “SIGNUP” on the top right corner of the screen.

Contact for the Federal Grants Management Training Series Access Guide.

More Resources

This web page provides resources and guidance about existing grants; eligibility; different grant types, laws, and regulations; and grant life cycle.

This introductory tool provides instructions on how to request access to GrantSolutions, navigate the web page, and manage a grants list.

This video series provides training on demand. It includes an introduction to GrantSolutions pre- and post-award activities, an introduction to the Federal Financial Report, and instructions on viewing and modifying submitted federal financial reports.

This web page offers several resources for grants management, including an overview of different roles in Grants Management Modules and different types of notifications for recipients. This web page also includes training sessions and several links to job aids for specific amendment actions.

This module includes frequently asked questions and guides to help users learn to navigate the Grants Management Modules. It also provides user videos, grant recipient training resources, quick sheets for reference, and job aids for non-research grant recipients.

This resource helps health departments navigate the federal grant writing process.

Find out more about CDC resources on CDC’s Office of Financial Resources web page and CDC – Budgets, Grants, and Funding – STLT Gateway.

Page last reviewed: November 18, 2021