Tuesday, May 1st at noon EST, we will be guest hosts on #GrantChat on Twitter. Join the conversation with the grants community to meet peers, share resources, and learn about federal grants.
Here is a preview of the questions we will discuss, so bring your ideas, input, and follow-up questions to Twitter May 1st at noon!
Chat Questions Preview
Check In Question – We all need a good playlist when racing to meet a deadline. What track or artist is on your application deadline playlist?
Q1: What is the “grants community” and what does it mean to you? #grantchat
Q2: What do you recommend a person do on Day 1 when they enter the “grants world”? A book to start reading? A newsletter to subscribe to? A grants hero/veteran to meet with? #grantchat
Q3: What is the most common misconception people have about grants? #grantchat
Q4: In 280 characters or less, summarize the federal grant lifecycle. (Bonus points for metaphors!) #grantchat
Q5: How does applying for federal grants differ from applying for non-federal grants (e.g., from a foundation)? #grantchat
Q6: Have you downloaded the Grants.gov Mobile App yet? If so, when do you like to hop on the app? #grantchat
Q7: What is your favorite feature of the Grants.gov Mobile App so far? What do you wish it had? #grantchat
Q8: Grants.gov also recently launched a new discussion forum for users. In what ways does the #grantchat community think the forum could be beneficial to federal grant applicants? #grantchat
Q9: …gulp…Have you ever had difficulty navigating the Grants.gov website’s information? #grantchat
Q10: What information or types of resources would you like to see from Grants.gov in the future? #grantchat
We look forward to live chatting with you on Twitter on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at noon EST.