March 2023 Newsletter

March 10, 2023

Welcome to the Governor’s Office of Federal Assistance (OFA) new monthly newsletter. Register today to receive these monthly updates.

Quick Links:

  • Six Month Spotlight – Read Now
  • Federal Grant Matching and the Nevada Grant Matching Program Virtual Training 3/29/23 10:00 AM – Register Today
  • 500+ Currently Available Funding Opportunities – View Now
  • OFA is on Linkedin


Six Month Spotlight

Effective July 1, 2022, the Nevada Grant Office transitioned to the Governor’s Office of Federal Assistance (OFA). From July 2022 to present the Office of Federal Assistance has been active in multiple efforts to provide the support and resources requested by the statewide grant stakeholders, completing necessary updates to the department website, implemented a modernized, federal grant finding pilot program for selected state departments, as well as focused efforts on outreach efforts to engage with statewide grant stakeholders. Read more on our website. 


Grant Matching and the Nevada Grant Matching Program
The second of the new monthly OFA Training Series will be offered for free virtually, March 29th at 10:00 AM. This training will cover: 

  • Cash Match
  • In-Kind match
  • Solutions to Finding Matches
  • The Office of Federal Assistance Nevada Grant Matching Program

Register for Grant Matching free online training today

Grants 101
Interested in learning the basics of applying for federal grants or has it been a while since you have and need a quick refresher? Then our free Grants 101 training is perfect for you! View our recorded Grants 101 Training on our website.

Grants 101 covers the important basics to help orient the new grants writer/manager to the world of federal grants. Our one-hour free online training discusses: 

  • Federal & State Rules and Regulations
  • Getting Started Important References
  • Intro to Federal Grant Research
  • Grant Lifecycle


Each month this newsletter will highlight some of the federal grant opportunities currently open and that do not close for at least 90 days which allows for our readers time to view, share, and apply for in a timely manner. More opportunities can be found on OFA’s website where a list of over 500 currently available Federal and State funding opportunities is maintained.

Have an opportunity you would like to share? We have made this quick and easy for you with our new online form! Please submit to our Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) today.