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Description: is a web-based system designed to allow participants to locate and apply for federal grants. is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards. OSP staff will cover how to prepare and submit proposals online, how to access active grant application packages, how to complete a grant application package, and how to check the status of an application. A demonstration of the system will be conducted.

This workshop is ideal for faculty and staff who submit grant proposals to federal agencies.

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