Welcome to the Arkansas Chapter of GPA!
Please visit the GPA Arkansas Chapter website for the most current information on chapter events and activities: www.gpaarkansas.org
The Arkansas Chapter of GPA provides local professional development and networking opportunities for grant professionals throughout Arkansas. Membership is open to any individual with an interest in and commitment to the grants profession, and guests are welcome at all chapter events.
In February 2010, 10 individuals founded the Arkansas Chapter of GPA in response to the need for grants-specific professional development and networking opportunities for Arkansas grants and other development professionals.
GPA and the Arkansas Chapter provide many benefits to members, including:
- Discounted registration at all GPA Arkansas trainings and events
- Local networking with other members
- FREE membership to GrantStation searchable funder database ($699 value!)
- FREE access to American Funding Innovators, Inc. (online database of federal grant opportunities)
- Discounted member registration rate for GPA Annual Conference
- GPA consultants directory
- GPA journal
- GPA member discussion forums
- GPA health benefits programs
- GPA Platinum Visa Card
- Aflac Insurance
- Discounts at Fed Ex/Kinko's, Hertz Car Rental, hotels, Office Depot, and SurveyMonkey survey software
For more information about joining GPA visit GPA's membership page
or contact Melanie Palmer, Chapter President at melaniepalmer25 at gmail.com.