• Description

This in-depth report has been expanded to look at the features and processes used by 28 grants management systems to help private foundations accept and review applications and track grants throughout their life cycles. This report compares the strengths and weaknesses of these different grants management packages to see how they stack up against 19 high-level categories and details the functionality of each against more than 180 specific criteria. For the first time, this edition also includes survey data collected from nonprofit and foundation staff members who use these systems regarding their experience with the training, support, and implementation services offered by the vendors.The grants management software marketplace has never had a better set of options to support efficient and effective grantmaking, and we designed this report to help grantmakers understand how all these options compare. Download the report for free from any of the three partners websites: Idealware.org (www.idealware.org), GMNetwork.org (www.gmnetwork.org), or TagTech.org (www.tagtech.org) This edition reviews the following systems: Altum Easygrants, Altum proposalCENTRAL, Bromelkamp Akoya.net, Bromelkamp First Pearl, Closerware GrantMaker, Cybergrants, DonationXchange, Dulles Technology Partners WebGrants, Foundant Grant Lifecyle Manager, FluidReview, FusionLabs GE/Spectrum, Good Done Great Grant Management System, GrantStream GrantRight™, JK Group EasyMatch, MicroEdge GIFTS, MicroEdge GIFTS Alta, MicroEdge, GIFTS Online, MOSAIC GEMS, NPower FoundationConnect, Oceanpeak Inc., Common Grant Application, PhilanTech PhilanTrack, PowerOFFICE Software Systems Inc.PowerOffice, SmartSimple GMS360°, Solpath Fluxx, Versaic Grants, WESTAF GrantsOnline™, Wizehive, and ZoomGrants.