Grant management software helps manage the grant application systems for fund-seeking organizations.Grant management software has a broad range of functionality including peer collaboration, compliance, proposal submission, project tracking, grant discovery, budget planning, and administrative reporting. Available as self-hosted programs that are installed on the organization's servers, or as web-based cloud applications that are hosted on the provider's servers, grant management software helps grant managers, principal investigators, researchers and other individuals ease grant-related administrative burdens.
- Outcomes measurement - It helps to know your batting average as you apply for grants.
- Document management - Some grant management software is better at helping you organize documents than others.
- Customizable reports - Having a customizable report feature ensures that when you run reports, you get exactly the kind of information that you need.
- Grant application tracking - This useful feature tracks your grant from the start date to the due date and beyond. Reminders, shared tasks, milestones and more all help keep you on task.
- Collaboration - Grants are rarely the output of one person. Most require the collaboration of multiple people within an organization, each contributing their knowledge and insights into specific portions of a grant application.
- Discover available grants in your area - Grant management software automatically searches known funding sources and alerts you when grant opportunities are available.
- Organize all of your information in one place - Access all of your information- history, due dates, reporting requirements, contacts, goals, budget and more. No more 4” binders, no more shuffling through papers. Instead, you’ll have searchable data all in one place.
- Manage all grants from start to finish - Track every detail of the process from start to finish, including status, submission method, amount, and all important dates. Know where you are in every application.
- Stay on track with integrated calendars and automatic reminders - Have all of your relevant dates in one place to manage your time more effectively. Automatic reminders ensure you never miss a deadline.
- Generate reports and be ready for board meetings - Comprehensive reports will keep you ready for presentations, board meetings and grant interviews. Create custom reports to share with staff and optimize operations.