Who We Are

The Grant Professional Association is a nonprofit membership association that builds and supports an international community of grant professionals commited to serving the greater public good. Our chapter of GPA represents Austin and the Central Texas area. We meet once a month to hear from local grantmakers, to continue our professional development, and to discuss issues specific to the grantwriting community. Come and join us at our next meeting !

Central Texas Funders Forum - May 9, 2014

The 2014 Central Texas Funders Forum was a resounding success! Thank you to all the speakers and guests who joined us for this education event at the Girl Scouts Central Texas HQ.

We would especially like to recognize MariBen Ramsey, VP and Philanthropy Officer of Austin Community Foundation, as the first recepient of Austin GPA's Giving Star award.

Save The Date:
2014 GPA National Conference October 15-18 in Portland, Oregon

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Chapter Meeting and Presentation:
July 17, 2014 12:05-1:00 pm

Peer Review: sometimes the most valuable professional development we can receive comes from our peers. Bring a Letter of Intent and a copy of an RFP and be prepared to give and receive input from your colleagues.

Regional Foundation Library, 1009 E. 11th Street, Austin; 2nd floor Conference Room. (Texas Music Museum building).

Questions? Please email:

Free parking; free member event; nonmembers pay $10 at door (cash or check). Bring brown bag lunch if you wish.