Grants 101

On February 2nd, 2023 OFA held a free virtual training to introduce the new grants writer/manager/team member to the world of federal granting. This training covered topics including: federal and state rules and regulations, important references to get started, an introduction to federal grant research, and the grant lifecycle. This training was lead by OFA staff Nicole Kelleher (Sr. Executive Grants Analyst) and Mayita Sanchez, MPA (Executive Grants Analyst).

All links shared during the presentation are included in the slide deck. You can download the slide deck by navigating to the right hand side of this page (or underneath the video on mobile) underneath resources.


Q & A Responses

Q&A Responses from the Grants 101 Training can be found underneath our general FAQs and our Compliance FAQs. If you have an unanswered question please email us at