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Consider Four Key Factors When Selecting a Grant Management Solution

Published: 09 January 2018

ID: G00335728

Analyst(s): Alia Mendonsa


Modernizing legacy grant management solutions requires clarity regarding the grant ecosystem and rigor in product selection. When choosing grant management applications and delivery models, chief information officers should evaluate the scope, functionalities, execution and total cost of ownership.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Map Your Grant Ecosystem to Evaluate the Scope and Complexity of Grant Management Processes
  • Differentiate Grant Management Solutions by Functionality
    • Financial Information
    • Configurability
    • Analytics and Reporting
  • Compare Vendor Execution and Support
    • Data Conversion
    • Training
    • Support
  • Conduct a TCO Analysis of Proposed Pricing Models

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